Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Overhill Cherokee, Dallas Phase, Late Mississipian, Middle Archaic, Middle Woodland and Early Archaic dating back to 8999 BC.
Several famous people are associated with these Monroe County historic places including Dragging Canoe et al., Elisha Johnson, Charles A. Scott and William Jasper Fowler.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Monroe County places including Capt. Raymond Demere, Bowman, William J. Fowler, C.L. Water, Biney Young, Gaylon Seldon Co., Bauman Brothers and Co., I.V. Karpov and unknown. Prominent architectural styles found in Monroe Country are Federal, Classical Revival and Gothic Revival.