Pharisburg, Ohio facts for kids
|Location of Pharisburg, Ohio|
|Elevation||951 ft (290 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||1061536|
Pharisburg (originally known as Pharisburgh) is an unincorporated community in Leesburg Township, Union County, Ohio, United States. It is located at Coordinates: , at the intersection of Ohio State Routes 4 and 347, about two miles west of Magnetic Springs.
Pharisburg was platted in 1848 by Allen Pharis. The community derives its name from the Pharis family. The Pharisburg Post office was established as the Pharisburgh Post Office on April 25, 1840, but was discontinued on October 24, 1845. It was reestablished on September 7, 1848, and the name was changed to Pharisburg Post Office on March 26, 1892. The Post Office was finally discontinued on April 15, 1908. The mail service is now sent through the Marysville branch.
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