Many famous people are associated with these Fairfield County historic places including P.T. Barnum, Philip Johnson, William Darius Bishop, Helen Keller and Timothy Dwight.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Fairfield County places including Philip Johnson, Westinghouse,Church,Kerr & Co., R. Clipston Sturgis, Mead & Schenck, Arthur Shurtleff, Palliser & Co. Palliser, Harrison A. Lamson, Ernest G. Southey, John Gamble Rogers and I.W. Parker. Prominent architectural styles found in Fairfield Country are Greek Revival, Late Victorian and Colonial Revival.