Solomon became a naturalized US citizen in 1890, making his wife a citizen in the process. Records of Solomon Jacobson are found in Des Moines City Directories of businesses in 1891 and 1892. Solomon died in 1895. His wife, known in Des Moines as Susie Jacobson applied for a US Passport in 1896. She took Lena (age 8) and David (age 6) to Mir.
David Jacobson returned to the United States in 1907, at age 18. Ellis Island records indicate that he had been a clockmaker in Mir and that his mother was in Mir in 1907. By 1956 he had two children and was living in Chicago. The family has since lost touch with him and his descendents.
married Reuven Garber, a Mir rabbi who had came from
Semyatitsh (now Siemiatycze, Poland [52°27'
164.3 miles WSW of Mir). They had three children, Zelda
(born about 1910), Masha and Moshe. Both Elise and Reuven died in the 1919 influenza
epidemic. According to the family story, Shoshana Davidson Jacobson wanted to take her grandchildren to America. However, the
Polish government would not issue permits for the children
to leave. Shoshana stayed to raise for her grandchildren.
The family lived in Mir and later in Baranovich. The
girls married. Both Zelda and Masha had sons who they
named after their father. Both girls, their husbands
and children were murdered around 1942.