Several famous people are associated with these Fayette County historic places including William Larrabee, Joseph Hobson and Gov. William Larrrabee.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Fayette County places including Iowa State Highway Commission, N.M. & Co. Stark, Horace E. Horton, Chicago Bridge and Iron Co., Joe Butler, Fred Boedeker, August Nus, Cambria Steel Co., J.G. Ratcliffe and Henry and August Holser. Prominent architectural styles found in Fayette Country are Greek Revival, Italianate and Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals.