The following 3 children were living in the Home for Destitute Children at 219 Sterling Place, Brooklyn, New York, at the time of the 1900 U.S. Census (15 June 1900):
George W. SIMONSON, born New York, July 1893, 6 years old William SIMONSON, born New York, July 1895, 4 years old Mabel SIMONSON, born New York, May 1897, 3 years old
In 1910: William SIMONSON was living with the Royal and Gertrude HOPKINS family in Kent County, Delaware. George SIMONSON was living with the Elias and Martha SMITH in Kent County, Delaware. The two boys appear to have lived in the same general area of Kent County.