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Brusje, Hvar - Hrvatsko Rodoslovlje - Dalmacija

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Brusje, Hvar

If you take the old road from Hvar you will reach Brusje after some 6 km. Founded as a shepherd settlement in the 16th c. it still shows the rustical stone houses connected in picturesque architectural complex. On the road to the village you will first meet the ruins of the two 16th c. villas. The village itself is very much known after its production of lavender and rosemary eteric oils.

Population: 206 (2001)

Popis stanovnika iz 1673. godine (Census of 1673)

Sources

Information extracted from article on THE CENSUS OF THE ISLAND OF HVAR FROM 1673 (Popis stanovnika otoka Hvara iz 1673. godine) by Nevenka Bezić-Božanić, published in the magazine Čakavska rič, Split 1991, br.1.

Poznate osobe

Poznate osobe rođene ili podrijetlom iz Brusja.

  • Lucija Rudan (rod. Perinić), hrv. pjesnikinja, pokopana je u Bogomolju.
  • Kažimir Hraste, hrv. kipar
  • Mate Hraste, hrv. jezikoslovac
  • Vjekoslav Miličić, hrv. pravnik
  • Antun Palarić, ustavni sudac
  • Sibe Miličić, hrv. književnik
  • Marin Hraste, hrv. akademik
  • Ivo Dulčić, hrv. slikar