Brookeville is a town located in Montgomery County, Maryland. It was incorporated in 1808. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 120.
The town was named by the first settler, Richard Thomas, whe founded the community in 1794 on land inherited by his wife, Deborah Brooke, from her father Roger Brooke IV, son of an influential Quaker landholder, James Brooke. Thomas named it for his wife's family.
Web Sites and Links
BrookevilleInformation about this historic town.
Sandy Spring Museum: BrookevilleStories and photographs of local history.
Sharp's at Waterford FarmOffers hayrides, pumpkin festivals and family fun on this family-owned farm in Western Howard County. Open seasonally.
The Inn at Brookeville FarmsOffers classic American cuisine in an elegant setting. Includes menu features, directions, and history.