Several famous people are associated with these Monroe County historic places including George Ellwanger and Henry Potter.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Monroe County places including A.J. Davis, Frank Lloyd Wright, Minard Lafever, C. Storrs Barrows, William Kaelber, Ellis & Ellis, Francis Hastings Gott, A.J. Warner, Gordon & Kaelber and Charles J. Brown. Prominent architectural styles found in Monroe Country are Greek Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals and Late Victorian.