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[broo k-hey-vuh n]
  1. a town in SW Mississippi.
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Historical Examples of brookhaven

  • The English haven't a steamer that can catch a Brookhaven schooner.

    Among the Pines

    James R. Gilmore

  • The largest in area is Brookhaven, which reaches all the way across the island near its central part.

  • A chartered car carrying fifty men and women was sidetracked at Brookhaven for three days.

  • The conscript camp was at Brookhaven, and every man had been ordered to report there or to be treated as a deserter.

    Strange True Stories of Louisiana

    George Washington Cable

  • General Maxey's brigade, about 5000 strong, was near Brookhaven, and was marching east when I was there.

    Three Months in the Southern States, April-June 1863

    Arthur J. L. (Lieut.-Col.) Fremantle