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Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
OBED . 1. The son of Boaz and Ruth, the father of Jesse and grandfather of David ( Ruth 4:17 ), and an ancestor of our Lord ( Matthew 1:5 , Luke 3:32 ). 2. A descendant of Sheshan ( 1 Chronicles 2:37 ff.). 3. One of David’s heroes ( 1 Chronicles 11:47 ). 4. A son of Shemaiah ( 1 Chronicles 26:7 ). 5. The father of Azariah ( 2 Chronicles 23:1 ).
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Hastings, James. Entry for 'Obed'. Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/hdb/o/obed.html. 1909.