Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Adena and Woodland dating back to 999 BC.
Many famous people are associated with these Boyd County historic places including Thomas Means, Martin Hilton, Lon Rogers, Col. Laban T. Moore and Timothy Fields.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Boyd County places including Martin Hilton, Parsons,C. A.,Enterprises, John T. Gillig, Laura White, James A. Wetmore, Wehr Construction Co., Fred Elswick, Farmouth,R.P., & Co., Wilson, John F., et al. and Edward Poage. Prominent architectural styles found in Boyd Country are Late Victorian, Art Deco and Greek Revival.