Could this be the Alfred you need? Do you know where he lived when he got older? Not all counties recorded early births so it might not be in the county clerks office. Try the USgenweb for Vermillion co, In and see if there is a look up there.
Social Security Death Index Name: Alfred L. Houston SSN: 299-18-2988 Last Residence: 41042Florence, Boone, Kentucky, United States of America Born: 12 May 1906 Died: 17 Jan 1995 State (Year) SSN issued: Ohio (Before 1951)