A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Obed, South Carolina
Welcome to Obed ...
So far, we have found very little information about Obed. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Obed to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Obed, please Contact Us.
The location of Obed has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Obed is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: The area where Obed was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The location where Obed once stood is in the (864) area code.
Communities Also Named Obed ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Obed - they are located in Alabama, Alberta and Illinois.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Obed.
Communities near Obed ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Obed.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Obed. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Obed.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Obed. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Obed.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Obed. See our Newspapers Page for Obed.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Spartanburg County: www.co.spartanburg.sc.us/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 25 Feb 2021