The famous person Gov. Benjamin Smith is associated with one of more of the Brunswick County historic places.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Brunswick County places including D.S. Way, Capt. Nathaniel Lord Thompson, Bath Iron Works, A.J. Robbins, W.F. & Son Construction Co Brinkley, W.D. Morrell and US Lighthouse Service. Prominent architectural styles found in Brunswick Country are Classical Revival, Greek Revival and Late Gothic Revival.