Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Hopewell Indians dating back to 499 BC.
Several famous people are associated with these Perry County historic places including Gen.Philip H. Sheridan, Randolph Mitchell and Gen. Phillip H. Sheridan.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Perry County places including William A.. Dean, James Hampson, J. T. Tracey, J.W. Yost, Hibbert & Schaus, Allen & Mounts Matheny, Taylor & Linn, Lank Bowman and Thomas Spare. Prominent architectural styles found in Perry Country are Federal, Classical Revival and Italianate.