Many famous people are associated with these Gaston County historic places including Abbot Leo Michael et al. Haid, William Joseph Wilson, David et. al. Jenkins, C Grier Beam and J.H. Craig.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Gaston County places including Greene and Co. Lockwood, Robert and Co., Marvin W. Helms, Rev. Michael McInerney, Milburn & Heister, Hugh White Sr., Heister & Co. Milburn, Hugh E. White, Southern Engineering Inc. and Louis A. Simon. Prominent architectural styles found in Gaston Country are Classical Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman and Colonial Revival.