Timeline 2971 BC – 3070 BC Seth Enosh Cainaan Mahalaleel Jared Enoch Methuselah Lamech

  1. The following is a segment of the entire BC history of mankind. To view the ENTIRE timeline click on the DOWNLOAD at the end of this post.
  2. Enoch is “raptured” and taken to heaven 3013 BC. Enoch is the father of Methuselah whose death corresponds with the Great World Wide flood.

Genesis 5:24
And Enoch walked with God; and he was not, for God took him.

According to the book of Jude, in the non-canonical book of Enoch, he saw the return of Jesus with ten thousands of His saints:

Jude 1:14 Now Enoch, the seventh from Adam, prophesied about these men also, saying, “Behold, the Lord comes with ten thousands of His saints,

Prior Timeline 2871 BC – 2970 BC
2971 BCSeth was 899 Enosh was 794 Cainaan 704 Mahalaleel 634 Jared 569 Methuselah 342 Lamech 155
2972 BCSeth 898 Enosh 793 Cainaan 703 Mahalaleel 633 Jared 568 Methuselah 341 Lamech 154
2973 BCSeth 897 Enosh 792 Cainaan 702 Mahalaleel 632 Jared 567 Methuselah 340 Lamech 153
2974 BCSeth 896 Enosh 791 Cainaan 701 Mahalaleel 631 Jared 566 Methuselah 339 Lamech 152
2975 BCSeth 895 Enosh 790 Cainaan 700 Mahalaleel 630 Jared 565 Methuselah 338 Lamech 151
2976 BCSeth 894 Enosh 789 Cainaan 699 Mahalaleel 629 Jared 564 Methuselah 337 Lamech 150
2977 BCSeth 893 Enosh 788 Cainaan 698 Mahalaleel 628 Jared 563 Methuselah 336 Lamech 149
2978 BCSeth 892 Enosh 787 Cainaan 697 Mahalaleel 627 Jared 562 Methuselah 335 Lamech 148
2979 BCSeth 891 Enosh 786 Cainaan 696 Mahalaleel 626 Jared 561 Methuselah 334 Lamech 147
2980 BCSeth 890 Enosh 785 Cainaan 695 Mahalaleel 625 Jared 560 Methuselah 333 Lamech 146
2981 BC Seth 889 Enosh 784 Cainaan 694 Mahalaleel 624 Jared 559 Methuselah 332 Lamech 145
2982 BC Seth 888 Enosh 783 Cainaan 693 Mahalaleel 623 Jared 558 Methuselah 331 Lamech 144
2983 BC Seth 887 Enosh 782 Cainaan 692 Mahalaleel 622 Jared 557 Methuselah 330 Lamech 143
2984 BC Seth 886 Enosh 781 Cainaan 691 Mahalaleel 621 Jared 556 Methuselah 329 Lamech 142
2985 BC Seth 885 Enosh 780 Cainaan 690 Mahalaleel 620 Jared 555 Methuselah 328 Lamech 141
2986 BC Seth 884 Enosh 779 Cainaan 689 Mahalaleel 619 Jared 554 Methuselah 327 Lamech 140
2987 BC Seth 883 Enosh 778 Cainaan 688 Mahalaleel 618 Jared 553 Methuselah 326 Lamech 139
2988 BC Seth 882 Enosh 777 Cainaan 687 Mahalaleel 617 Jared 552 Methuselah 325 Lamech 138
2989 BC Seth 881 Enosh 776 Cainaan 686 Mahalaleel 616 Jared 551 Methuselah 324 Lamech 137
2990 BC Seth 880 Enosh 775 Cainaan 685 Mahalaleel 615 Jared 550 Methuselah 323 Lamech 136
2991 BC Seth 879 Enosh 774 Cainaan 684 Mahalaleel 614 Jared 549 Methuselah 322 Lamech 135
2992 BC Seth 878 Enosh 773 Cainaan 683 Mahalaleel 613 Jared 548 Methuselah 321 Lamech 134
2993 BC Seth 877 Enosh 772 Cainaan 682 Mahalaleel 612 Jared 547 Methuselah 320 Lamech 133
2994 BC Seth 876 Enosh 771 Cainaan 681 Mahalaleel 611 Jared 546 Methuselah 319 Lamech 132
2995 BC Seth 875 Enosh 770 Cainaan 680 Mahalaleel 610 Jared 545 Methuselah 318 Lamech 131
2996 BC Seth 874 Enosh 769 Cainaan 679 Mahalaleel 609 Jared 544 Methuselah 317 Lamech 130
2997 BC Seth 873 Enosh 768 Cainaan 678 Mahalaleel 608 Jared 543 Methuselah 316 Lamech 129
2998 BC Seth 872 Enosh 767 Cainaan 677 Mahalaleel 607 Jared 542 Methuselah 315 Lamech 128
2999 BC Seth 871 Enosh 766 Cainaan 676 Mahalaleel 606 Jared 541 Methuselah 314 Lamech 127
3000 BC Seth was 870 Enosh was 765 Cainaan 675 Mahalaleel 605 Jared 540 Methuselah 313 Lamech 126

~3000 BC: First known use of papyrus by Egyptians

~3000 BC Egypt: Earliest evidence of sun-worship in Egypt.

3000 BC: Etana from Mesopotamian King list: The first recorded deeds of a King, although not from his reign, were those of Etana. He supposedly ruled all of Sumer as well as some surrounding lands. He was called “He who stabilized all the Lands”. According to legend, he was a pious, god-fearing man. (The Kings List calls him “the shepherd” and says that he reigned 1,560 years. ) His son, Balih, is also on the King’s list., Then, Enmenunna, then Melam-Kish (son of Enmenunna, then Barsainunna (son of Enmenunna), then Meszamug (son of Barsainunna), then Tizkar (son of Meszamug), then Ilku, then Iltasadum [up until Enmebareggesi c2700]

Below: Upper part of a statuette, possibly a king, from Uruk, dating ~3,000 BC


Below: Bowl, made of grey stone inlaid with mosiac of limestone and shell from Uruk dating ~3,000 BC
3001 BC Seth was 869 Enosh was 764 Cainaan 674 Mahalaleel 604 Jared 539 Methuselah 312 Lamech 125
3002 BC The Mesopotamians of that era used rock oil in architectural adhesives, ship caulks, medicines, and roads. According to the EIA http://www.eia.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=tl_petroleum

Seth was 868 Enosh was 763 Cainaan 673 Mahalaleel 603 Jared 538 Methuselah 311 Lamech 124
3003 BC Seth was 867 Enosh was 762 Cainaan 672 Mahalaleel 602 Jared 537 Methuselah 310 Lamech 123
3004 BC Seth was 866 Enosh was 761 Cainaan 671 Mahalaleel 601 Jared 536 Methuselah 309 Lamech 122
3005 BC According to the Setterfield model describing the decrease in the speed of light since the fall of man, 65 million years Before Present in atomic time corresponds to 3005 BC in ordinary Biblical (dynamical) calendar time. [see Personal UPDATE 3/95, p. 10 for details on his controversial theory], http://www.khouse.org/articles/1997/9/

Seth was 865 Enosh was 760 Cainaan 670 Mahalaleel 600 Jared 535 Methuselah 308 Lamech 121
3006 BC Seth was 864 Enosh was 759 Cainaan 669 Mahalaleel 599 Jared 534 Methuselah 307 Lamech 120
3007 BC Seth was 863 Enosh was 758 Cainaan 668 Mahalaleel 598 Jared 533 Methuselah 306 Lamech 119
3008 BC Seth was 862 Enosh was 757 Cainaan 667 Mahalaleel 597 Jared 532 Methuselah 305 Lamech 118
3009 BC Seth was 861 Enosh was 756 Cainaan 666 Mahalaleel 596 Jared 531 Methuselah 304 Lamech 117
3010 BC According to Chinese folklore, the legendary Emperor Shennong prescribed the use of mercury to induce abortions nearly 5000 years ago.

Seth was 860 Enosh was 755 Cainaan 665 Mahalaleel 595 Jared 530 Methuselah 303 Lamech 116
3011 BC Seth was 859 Enosh was 754 Cainaan 664 Mahalaleel 594 Jared 529 Methuselah 302 Lamech 115
3012 BC Seth was 858 Enosh was 753 Cainaan 663 Mahalaleel 593 Jared 528 Methuselah 301 Lamech 114
3013 BC

Enoch was translated by God at 365 yrs of age
3013 BC: Enoch was translated by God at the age of 365. Enoch was “translated by God” = raptured = taken alive to heaven.

3013 BC: Seth was 857 / Enosh 752 / Cainaan 662 / Mahalaleel 592 / Jared 527 / Methuselah 300 / Lamech 113
3014 BC Seth 856 Enosh 751 Cainaan 661 Mahalaleel 591 Jared 526 Enoch 364 Methuselah 299 Lamech 112
3015 BC Seth 855 Enosh 750 Cainaan 660 Mahalaleel 590 Jared 525 Enoch 363 Methuselah 298 Lamech 111
3016 BC Seth 854 Enosh 749 Cainaan 659 Mahalaleel 589 Jared 524 Enoch 362 Methuselah 297 Lamech 110
3017 BC Seth 853 Enosh 748 Cainaan 658 Mahalaleel 588 Jared 523 Enoch 361 Methuselah 296 Lamech 109
3018 BC Seth 852 Enosh 747 Cainaan 657 Mahalaleel 587 Jared 522 Enoch 360 Methuselah 295 Lamech 108
3019 BC Seth 851 Enosh 746 Cainaan 656 Mahalaleel 586 Jared 521 Enoch 359 Methuselah 294 Lamech 107
3020 BC Seth 850 Enosh 745 Cainaan 655 Mahalaleel 585 Jared 520 Enoch 358 Methuselah 293 Lamech 106
3021 BC Seth 849 Enosh 744 Cainaan 654 Mahalaleel 584 Jared 519 Enoch 357 Methuselah 292 Lamech 105
3022 BC Seth 848 Enosh 743 Cainaan 653 Mahalaleel 583 Jared 518 Enoch 356 Methuselah 291 Lamech 104
3023 BC Seth 847 Enosh 742 Cainaan 652 Mahalaleel 582 Jared 517 Enoch 355 Methuselah 290 Lamech 103
3024 BC Seth 846 Enosh 741 Cainaan 651 Mahalaleel 581 Jared 516 Enoch 354 Methuselah 289 Lamech 102
3025 BC Seth 845 Enosh 740 Cainaan 650 Mahalaleel 580 Jared 515 Enoch 353 Methuselah 288 Lamech 101
3026 BC Seth 844 Enosh 739 Cainaan 649 Mahalaleel 579 Jared 514 Enoch 352 Methuselah 287 Lamech 100
3027 BC Seth 843 Enosh 738 Cainaan 648 Mahalaleel 578 Jared 513 Enoch 351 Methuselah 286 Lamech 99
3028 BC Seth 842 Enosh 737 Cainaan 647 Mahalaleel 577 Jared 512 Enoch 350 Methuselah 285 Lamech 98
3029 BC Seth 841 Enosh 736 Cainaan 646 Mahalaleel 576 Jared 511 Enoch 349 Methuselah 284 Lamech 97
3030 BC Seth 840 Enosh 735 Cainaan 645 Mahalaleel 575 Jared 510 Enoch 348 Methuselah 283 Lamech 96
3031 BC Seth 839 Enosh 734 Cainaan 644 Mahalaleel 574 Jared 509 Enoch 347 Methuselah 282 Lamech 95
3032 BC Seth 838 Enosh 733 Cainaan 643 Mahalaleel 573 Jared 508 Enoch 346 Methuselah 281 Lamech 94
3033 BC Seth 837 Enosh 732 Cainaan 642 Mahalaleel 572 Jared 507 Enoch 345 Methuselah 280 Lamech 93
3034 BC Seth 836 Enosh 731 Cainaan 641 Mahalaleel 571 Jared 506 Enoch 344 Methuselah 279 Lamech 92
3035 BC Seth 835 Enosh 730 Cainaan 640 Mahalaleel 570 Jared 505 Enoch 343 Methuselah 278 Lamech 91
3036 BC Seth 834 Enosh 729 Cainaan 639 Mahalaleel 569 Jared 504 Enoch 342 Methuselah 277 Lamech 90
3037 BC Seth 833 Enosh 728 Cainaan 638 Mahalaleel 568 Jared 503 Enoch 341 Methuselah 276 Lamech 89
3038 BC Seth 832 Enosh 727 Cainaan 637 Mahalaleel 567 Jared 502 Enoch 340 Methuselah 275 Lamech 88
3039 BC Seth 831 Enosh 726 Cainaan 636 Mahalaleel 566 Jared 501 Enoch 339 Methuselah 274 Lamech 87
3040 BC Seth 830 Enosh 725 Cainaan 635 Mahalaleel 565 Jared 500 Enoch 338 Methuselah 273 Lamech 86
3041 BC Seth 829 Enosh 724 Cainaan 634 Mahalaleel 564 Jared 499 Enoch 337 Methuselah 272 Lamech 85
3042 BC Seth 828 Enosh 723 Cainaan 633 Mahalaleel 563 Jared 498 Enoch 336 Methuselah 271 Lamech 84
3043 BC Seth 827 Enosh 722 Cainaan 632 Mahalaleel 562 Jared 497 Enoch 335 Methuselah 270 Lamech 83
3044 BC Seth 826 Enosh 721 Cainaan 631 Mahalaleel 561 Jared 496 Enoch 334 Methuselah 269 Lamech 82
3045 BC Seth 825 Enosh 720 Cainaan 630 Mahalaleel 560 Jared 495 Enoch 333 Methuselah 268 Lamech 81
3046 BC Seth 824 Enosh 719 Cainaan 629 Mahalaleel 559 Jared 494 Enoch 332 Methuselah 267 Lamech 80
3047 BC Seth 823 Enosh 718 Cainaan 628 Mahalaleel 558 Jared 493 Enoch 331 Methuselah 266 Lamech 79
3048 BC Seth 822 Enosh 717 Cainaan 627 Mahalaleel 557 Jared 492 Enoch 330 Methuselah 265 Lamech 78
3049 BC Seth 821 Enosh 716 Cainaan 626 Mahalaleel 556 Jared 491 Enoch 329 Methuselah 264 Lamech 77
3050 BC Seth 820 Enosh 715 Cainaan 625 Mahalaleel 555 Jared 490 Enoch 328 Methuselah 263 Lamech 76
3051 BC Seth 819 Enosh 714 Cainaan 624 Mahalaleel 554 Jared 489 Enoch 327 Methuselah 262 Lamech 75
3052 BC Seth 818 Enosh 713 Cainaan 623 Mahalaleel 553 Jared 488 Enoch 326 Methuselah 261 Lamech 74
3053 BC Seth 817 Enosh 712 Cainaan 622 Mahalaleel 552 Jared 487 Enoch 325 Methuselah 260 Lamech 73
3054 BC Seth 816 Enosh 711 Cainaan 621 Mahalaleel 551 Jared 486 Enoch 324 Methuselah 259 Lamech 72
3055 BC Seth 815 Enosh 710 Cainaan 620 Mahalaleel 550 Jared 485 Enoch 323 Methuselah 258 Lamech 71
3056 BC Seth 814 Enosh 709 Cainaan 619 Mahalaleel 549 Jared 484 Enoch 322 Methuselah 257 Lamech 70
3057 BC Seth 813 Enosh 708 Cainaan 618 Mahalaleel 548 Jared 483 Enoch 321 Methuselah 256 Lamech 69
3058 BC Seth 812 Enosh 707 Cainaan 617 Mahalaleel 547 Jared 482 Enoch 320 Methuselah 255 Lamech 68
3059 BC Seth 811 Enosh 706 Cainaan 616 Mahalaleel 546 Jared 481 Enoch 319 Methuselah 254 Lamech 67
3060 BC Seth 810 Enosh 705 Cainaan 615 Mahalaleel 545 Jared 480 Enoch 318 Methuselah 253 Lamech 66
3061 BC Seth 809 Enosh 704 Cainaan 614 Mahalaleel 544 Jared 479 Enoch 317 Methuselah 252 Lamech 65
3062 BC Seth 808 Enosh 703 Cainaan 613 Mahalaleel 543 Jared 478 Enoch 316 Methuselah 251 Lamech 64
3063 BC Seth 807 Enosh 702 Cainaan 612 Mahalaleel 542 Jared 477 Enoch 315 Methuselah 250 Lamech 63
3064 BC Seth 806 Enosh 701 Cainaan 611 Mahalaleel 541 Jared 476 Enoch 314 Methuselah 249 Lamech 62
3065 BC Seth 805 Enosh 700 Cainaan 610 Mahalaleel 540 Jared 475 Enoch 313 Methuselah 248 Lamech 61
3066 BC Seth 804 Enosh 699 Cainaan 609 Mahalaleel 539 Jared 474 Enoch 312 Methuselah 247 Lamech 60
3067 BC Seth 803 Enosh 698 Cainaan 608 Mahalaleel 538 Jared 473 Enoch 311 Methuselah 246 Lamech 59
3068 BC Seth 802 Enosh 697 Cainaan 607 Mahalaleel 537 Jared 472 Enoch 310 Methuselah 245 Lamech 58
3069 BC Seth 801 Enosh 696 Cainaan 606 Mahalaleel 536 Jared 471 Enoch 309 Methuselah 244 Lamech 57
3070 BC

The First Man dies at 930 yrs
3070 BC: Adam died at the age of 930 [Gen 5:5]

3070 BC: Seth was 800 / Enosh 695 / Cainaan 605 / Mahalaleel 535 /Jared 470 / Enoch 308 / Methuselah 243 / Lamech 56

Adam died spiritually at the Fall and now he dies physically. Nothing is said about the death of Eve. The people of the antediluvian age had knowledge of God, His word to man, the Fall and the consequences of it, directly from Adam for 930 years. Methuselah had heard God’s word directly from Adam for 243 years, and his son Lamech (Noah’s father) for 56 years.


Continued Timeline 3071 BC – 3170 BC
2971 BC – 3070 BC

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