According to his Civil War Pension (SC 610873), Henry C. Lanckton, was b. Eaton, Preble Co., OH, 22 October 1841,and died 26 Nov. 1914 at the Ohio Soldier's and Sailors Home. He married Mary E. Sheets in Richmond, Wayne Co., IN. She died 13 February 1896, Detroit, MI, according to statements in the pension. His only heir in 1915 was William Lanckton, 1534 Hurlbut Ave., Detroit, MI.
The death certificate of Henry C. Lanckton, (1914, file no. 60027) show's he died at Perkins Township, Erie Co., OH [State Soldier's Home, OH, has been crossed out]. He died November 26, 1914, age 73 years 1 months, birth October 1841, widowed, white, male, occupation railroader, birthplace Ohio, father William A. Lanckton, b. VT, mother Sarah A. Sheets, b. VA, burial Ohio State Soldier's Home.