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The twelve disciples

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Simon-Peter fisherman, brother of Andrew, He surnamed Peter
Andrew fisherman, brother of Simon-Peter
James Fisherman, brother of John, son of Zebedee (last name), surnamed sons of thunder
John Fisherman, brother of James, son of Zebedee (last name), surnamed sons of thunder
Matthew A Jew, who's occupation was being a tax collector for the Romans
Philip  
Bartholomew  
Thomas called Didymus, John 20:24, also known as doubting Thomas.
James the son of Alphaeus
Lebbaeus surname Thaddaeus, in Luke's account recorded as Judas the brother of James.
Simon A Canaanite, member of political party for overthrow of Roman government, the Zealot
Judas Iscariot who betrayed Jesus, whose office was later filled by Matthias, Acts 2:21-26

The calling of the twelve can be found in:

Matthew 10:3,   Mark 3:13,   Luke 6:14