Place:Brooksville, Calhoun, West Virginia, United States

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NameBrooksville
TypeInhabited place
Located inCalhoun, West Virginia, United States

From a transcription of H. H. Hardesty's History of Calhoun County as found at http://files.usgwarchives.net/wv/calhoun/history/hardhis.txt

"Brooksville, so called in honor of a man of that name who several times represented the county in the House of Delegates, is the only village in the district; it was laid out in 1856 by Joseph Cain. It is pleasantly located on the north bank of the Little Kanawha, at the mouth of Yellow Creek."

Brooksville is in Sheridan District.