Name: Kahmose (Kamose) (Wadjkheperre) of Seqenenre Taa II of Seqenenre Taa I
Surname: Seqenenre Taa II of Seqenenre Taa I
Given Name: Kahmose (Kamose) (Wadjkheperre) of
Birth: ABT 1555 BC in Egypt
Death: 1539 BC
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Father: Seqenenre Taa II of Seqenenre Taa I of Inyotef VII b: ABT 1575 BC in Egypt
Mother: Ashotep I (Ahhotep I) of Seqenenre Taa I of Inyotef VII b: in Egypt
Ahmose Meritamen I (chief wife of Kamose) b: in Egypt
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The 15th king of the 17th Dynasty was the son of Sekenenretao and Queen Ahhotep and was the b rother of Ahmose I. Kamose's father had been at war with the Hyksos. When Sekenenretao died s uddenly, Kamose assumed the throne and the war. Kamose went into war with horse and chariot.
His chariots were lighter and more maneuverable than in previous eras. He also had the advant age by having the Medjay as allies. These Nubian forces were ferocious hand to hand combatant s that fought in the front lines. Kamose overcame the enemy at Nefrusy and moved into the oas is of Baharia.
He then sailed up and down the Nile in search of traitors. When Kamose died, either of natura l causes or of battle wounds, without an heir, his brother, Ahmose I took the throne. Kamos e was the last king of the 17th Dynasty. Ahmose I was to begin the New Kingdom.
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Note: Seventeenth Dynasty
Rahotep Sekhemrewahkhaw Uncertain
Sobekemsaf I Sekhemreshedtawy Uncertain
Antef VI Sekhemrewepmaat Uncertain
Antef VII Nubkheperre Uncertain
Intef VIII Sekhemreherhermaat Uncertain
Sobekemsaf II Sekhemrewadjkhaw Uncertain
Siamun (?) Senakhtenre Uncertain ? maybe the same as Tao I the Elder below
Tao I the Elder Seqenenre 1605 BCE ? 1560 BCE
Tao II the Brave Seqenenre ?? ? ??
Kamose ?? ? 1550 BCE
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Note: The XVII Dynasty was based in Upper Egypt.
Name Comments Dates
Rehotep - 1650- ?
Intef V the Elder - 3 years
Intef VI - ?
Sobekemsaf II - 16 years
Thuty - 1 year
Mentuhotep VI - 1 year
Nebiryerawet I - 6 years
Nebiryerawet II - ?
Semenmedjatre - ?
Seuserenre - 12 years
Shedwast - ?
Intef VII - 3 or more years
Senakhtenre - ?
Tao I the Elder - c. 1633
Tao II the Brave - c. 1574
Kamose - 1573-1570