Best known for designing the WV State Seal and Coat of Arms (seen at the top of the Historical Markers).
Also a writer - "Handbook of WV" (To order, click here
Not much is written about this man, so there's not much to report.
Historical Marker located on Rt 18 just north of the Gilmer Co line near Leopold, WV.
View south along Rt 18 heading towards the Gilmer Co line.
Although the marker did not specificially state this was his house, it's the only house nearby, so I'm going to go out on a limb and say this was probably it.
Sorry for the brief report, but Google didn't have much at all. If I find more information about him, I'll add it later.