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Jotham succeeds Uzziah
Jotham succeeded his father Uzziah as king of Judah.
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2 Ki 15:7

So Azariah slept with his ancestors, and they buried him with his ancestors in the city of David, and Jotham his son became king in his place.

2 Ki 15:32–33

In the second year of Pekah the son of Remaliah, king of Israel, Jotham the son of Uzziah king of Judah began to reign. He was twenty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned sixteen years in Jerusalem, and the name of his mother was Jerusha the daughter of Zadok. …

2 Ch 26:23–27:1

And Uzziah slept with his ancestors, and they buried him with his ancestors in the burial field which belonged to the kings, because, they said, “He was leprous.” And Jotham his son reigned in his place. Jotham was twenty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned …

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1 Ch 3:12;
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