Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Mississippian and Middle Woodland dating back to 499 BC.
Many famous people are associated with these Madison County historic places including Casey Jones, Captain Hartwell Prentice Farrar, Judge J. W. Ross, Holland, William, Jr., William Kirby Walsh and James Franklin Lane.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Madison County places including B.E. Construction Co. Buffaloe, William P. Collier, J. Frazer Smith, Reuben Heavner, Snipe Brothers, Joseph Holman, Chattanooga & St. Louis RR Nashville, Reuben A. Heavner, Owen,Hubert,Construction Co. and Duncan Cameron Bledsoe. Prominent architectural styles found in Madison Country are Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman and Greek Revival.