CA birth index:
BECKETT MELINDA JANE 1931 06 08 LADD FEMALE VENTURA
but I couldn't find a birth recorded under Beckett for John
HUNT RONALD 1933 09 18 mother BLEDSOE MALE VENTURA
Here is John's death
BECKETT JOHN SIMPSON 1933 09 18 MALE CA county MADERA 1940 11 19 age 07
Do you know where William and Eslinda Ladd died and when?