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This is very odd... my grandmother grew up on Simonson Ave. at several addresses (both
parents also died while living on Simonson) and I have visited the street twice on my two
visits there. Anyway, you are in luck for I knew that her brother lived on Simonson in
1920 so I looked him up and found out who lived at 16 Simonson (as spelled):
Ster (Stev?) Fosbender, age 51, born Hungry and worked at the ship yard (came to USA
Anna Fosbender, age 45 also hungry
William Shmit, age 21 (boarder) born NY, parents Germany.
Martin Shmit, age 29, (boarder) born NY, parents Germany.
Both Shmit's are carpenters for the ship yard.
I think many of these homes were rentals for my grandparents always rented so a lot of
fluctuation. Let me know if this helps.