Many famous people are associated with these Pitt County historic places including Robert Lee Jr. Humber, William et. al. Grimes, Edward Bancroft Ficklen, John Foreman and Jesse Roundtree Mpye.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Pitt County places including Milburn & Heister, William Grimes, Robert Lee Sr. Humber, Barber & Klutz, Benton and Benton, C. B. West, Benton & Benton, Milburn & Hester, William Bertrand Baker and Oscar Wenderoth. Prominent architectural styles found in Pitt Country are Greek Revival, Queen Anne and Classical Revival.