Died before September 1886 as this was the day a contract for his headstone was approved. Henry's headstone was one of those provided by the Federal Government for Union soldiers.
This may be the Henry Gideon whose records can be found on M551 roll 52 at the National Archives. 6th Regiment U.S. Cavalry. Enlisted as a private and discharged as a corporal.
CORP'L HENRY GIDEON
6TH N.Y. CAV.
Mount Carmel United Methodist Church Cemetery
Created by: BBowers
Record added: Aug 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95740108