Nov. 15, 1802 Lexington Fayette County Kentucky, USA
Jun. 19, 1880 Louisville Jefferson County Kentucky, USA
Important pioneer Kentucky architect who designed the Old Jefferson County Courthouse in Louisville, Old Morrison at Transylvania University in Lexington and the Orlando Brown house in Frankfort. He apprenticed under the important American architect William Strickland in Philadelphia as a young man. He was the namesake of Gideon Shryock Elementary School, now merged into Greathouse/Shryock Traditional Elementary School in St. Matthews.