Noted events in her life were:
1. She immigrated in 1916. 6
2. Census in 1930 in Wilmington, Los Angeles, CA. 6 The 1930 census recorded owning a $5000 home at 1028 Watson Street: Juan Urrea, laborer harbor, living with wife Louise, 45; son Jesus, laborer in lumber yard, 27, single; daughters who were packers in fish cannery, Sarafina, 20, and Jacobi, 18, both single; son Haron, 16; daughter Esperanza, 15; son Leno, 12; daughter Helen, 7; and daughter Frances, 4. Everyone spoke Spanish and all were born in Mexico except Leno in Arizon and Helen and Frances in California. Those from Mexico immigrated in 1916 and were aliens, not citizens. Haron, Esperanza and Leno could speak English.
3. Residence: Beecher, Jas P (Jacoba) oilwkr h1019 East O ; Beecher Jos W (Petra) h1023 East O ; Beecher Saml P (Dorothy) pipeftr h909 East L ; Beecher Wm D longshrmn h437 N Fries av in 1949 in Wilmington, Los Angeles, CA. 1
4. She was naturalized No. 7339862, Petition No. 166900, Alien Registration No 4292611 on 29 Jul 1954 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA. 5
5. Residence: 1019 East O Street, Wilmington, CA on 29 Jul 1954 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA. 5
Jacoba married James P. Beecher, son of Joseph William Beecher and Petra Valenzuela. (James P. Beecher was born on 22 Jun 1904 in Willcox, Cochise, AZ 7 and died on 14 Dec 1980 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 7.)
1 Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, 1949 San Pedro / Wilmington City Directory, Printed page 532-533. Online image 76-77.
2 U.S. Social Security Death Index, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JG73-P2S Jacoba Beecher, Nov 1992.
3 FamilySearch.org, California Death Index, 1940-1997 (Department of Public Health Services, Sacramento.), https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VPZ4-JMZ Jacoba Beecher, 20 Nov 1992.
4 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=71284583.
5 FamilySearch.org, <i>California, Southern District Court (Central) Naturalization Index, 1915-1976</i>, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KX3B-N6T Jacoba Beecher, 1954; citing Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, National Archives and Records Service, Los Angeles Branch, Laguna Niguel; FHL microfilm 1,561,837.
6 <i>1930 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XC89-84S Juan Urrea, Los Angeles (Districts 0501-0750), Los Angeles, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 0582, sheet 4A, family 67, line 25.
7 FamilySearch.org, California Death Index, 1940-1997 (Department of Public Health Services, Sacramento.), https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VP2H-7DX James P Beecher, 1980.