|Name||( Father, Mother )||Book|
| Amos||( , )||Amo 1:1|
"herdmen of Tekoa … in the days of Uzziah king of Judah, and in the days of Jeroboam the son of Joash king of Israel". "I was no prophet, neither was I a prophet's son; but I was an herdman …and the LORD said unto me, Go, prophesy unto my people Israel." See his book.