Several famous people are associated with these Vance County historic places including William et al. Hawkins, P.H. Rose, Allison Caulaincourt Zollicoffer and Richard Henderson.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Vance County places including James Knox Taylor, John Lynch, Samuel Sloan, Milburn & Heister, Capt. J.R. Thrower, Jacob W. Holt, Willie Newkirk, Robert Bunn and Linthicum and Linthicum. Prominent architectural styles found in Vance Country are Greek Revival, Federal and Italianate.