Synopsis:The daughters of Zelopheah, son of Hepher who was the son of Giead who was the son of Machir who was the son of Manasseh, who was a son of Joseph – came to Moses and Eleazor and asked about their inheritance. Their father only had girls. Moses spoke to God and God agreed, they should inherent their father’s inheritance. God then tells Moses to bring Joshua to Eleazor and for Moses to put his hands on Joshua and charge him with authority in front of the entire congregation.
The Rules of Inheritance.If a man pass with no sons, his daughters inherit.
If he has no daughters, then his brethren inherit.
If he has no brethren his father’s brethren inherit.
If his father had no brethren then the nearest kinsman inherits.