Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Archaic Riverton and Paleo-Indian dating back to 10999 BC.
The famous person Magnus J. Carnahan is associated with one of more of the Daviess County historic places.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Daviess County places including John W. Gaddis, Thomas Faith, Byron Sutton, Sutton & Routt, Keith & Company, O.B. Baird, Hilary Sea and Lester W. Routt. Prominent architectural styles found in Daviess Country are Classical Revival, Italianate and Queen Anne.