- 1 Samuel 16:10-11
- Jesse made seven of his sons to pass before Samuel. And Samuel
said unto Jesse, Are these all thy children? And he said, There
remaineth yet the youngest [David].
- 1 Samuel 17:12
- Now David was the son of that Ephrathite of Bethlehemjudah, whose name was Jesse; and he had eight sons.
- 1 Chronicles 2:13-15
- And Jesse begat his firstborn Eliab, and ... David the seventh.