Several famous people are associated with these Walker County historic places including John Hollis Bankhead Sr. and Dr. Hugh Watson Stephenson.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Walker County places including et al. Smith and Cater, James A. Wetmore, Wm. Leslie Welton, L.J. Wilson and W.R. Boshell. Prominent architectural styles found in Walker Country are Classical Revival, Queen Anne and Beaux Arts.