Tola and Jair
1 After Abimelech's death, another man became Israel's leader, to rescue them. He was Tola, the son of Puah and grandson of Dodo. He belonged to Issachar's tribe. He lived in Shamir, in the hill country of Ephraim.
2 Tola led Israel for 23 years. Then he died and they buried him in Shamir.
3 After Tola, Jair of Gilead became Israel's leader. He led Israel for 22 years. 4 He had 30 sons. They rode on 30 donkeys and they ruled 30 towns in Gilead. These towns are still called Havvoth Jair (Jair's villages). 5 Then Jair died and they buried him in Kamon.