|Subject:||Re: SHESS Family, Living in Defiance Co. OH 1870 Census|
|Post Date:||February 17, 2008 at 11:40:31|
|Forum:||Defiance County, OH Genealogy Forum|
Ohio counties began recording births, by law, in 1867. There is no state-wide index so you would need to know in which county Andrew was born.
His birth record will tell you little more than you already know. It may provide Elizabeth's maiden name and where the family lived within the county.