Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Adena dating back to 1499 BC.
The famous person Downing, John B. and Jr. is associated with one of more of the Meigs County historic places.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Meigs County places including C.E. Dow, R.A. Miller, Frederick Crowther and Charles P. Kircher. Prominent architectural styles found in Meigs Country are Italianate, Classical Revival and Colonial Revival.