Several famous people are associated with these Bay County historic places including Robert L. McKenzie, Taylor, Moses J., Jr. and Walter Colquitt Sherman.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Bay County places including Smiths Dock Co., Pusey and Jones Shipyard, Sid Latimer, Schmidt, Emit T.,, J.R. Asbell, J.W. Scoffins, Jacob Godert, William A. Young and E.D. Fitchner. Prominent architectural styles found in Bay Country are Colonial Revival, Late Gothic Revival and Stick/Eastlake.