The four wives of Jacob, gave birth to the 12 Tribes of Israel.
After getting tricked by his brother, Jacob flees to his Uncle Laban's farm. At the farm he meets Leah and Rachel, the daughters of Laban.
Jacob works for Laban for 14 years. Jacob falls in love in Rachel, but in order to marry Rachel, her older sister Leah must get married first. Jacob works for 6 years, and gets tricked into marrying Leah. He then works another 7 years to marry Rachel. m
Rachel gives birth to Jacob's favorite son, Joseph, the 11th brother. Rachel is preferred over of all of the wives, this makes the other wives very jealous.
Rachel dies giving birth to her second son, Benjamin. Before she dies, she gives Benjamin the name Ben Oni ("son of my mourning"), Jacob changes his name to Benjamin meaning "son of the right."