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Luke Broersma
Works at CURE International
Attended Point Loma Nazarene University
Lives in Marysville, CA
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Wordless Wednesday - Hessel Wichers With His Skunk Hides

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Tombstone Tuesday - The Broersma Brothers
Recently, I've been trying to find out more about the Broersma brothers that left the Netherlands and ended up in Canada: Jack and Peter. They were brothers of Thys and Lawrence Broersma. Both Jack and Peter ended up in Ontario near Toronto, with their wive...
Recently, I've been trying to find out more about the Broersma brothers that left the Netherlands and ended up in Canada: Jack and Peter. They were brothers of Thys and Lawrence Broersma. Both Jack and Peter ended up in Ontar...
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Fire Destroys Carnes Store, Jan 1916
While doing some searching on Newspapers.com I came across a story that I hadn't heard about. Found on Newspapers.com This store that was in Carnes, Iowa, was owned by my great great grandpa Jacob S Adema (1875-1945).  I found it interesting because I knew ...
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Wordless Wednesday - Stens in Finland ca 1904

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William Wisner's Obituary
I had requested some lookups at the Waukegan Public Library in Illinois, where the Wisner family lived the the second half of the 1800s. I had requested to see if they could find some birth mentions in the local newspaper, and just because, I also asked for...
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Writing An Obituary
My wife's grandfather Lawrence Wisner recently passed away and we knew it was coming. He had been in decline for the last few years, which I guess made it easier to handle the news of his passing. I can't say for sure with how it affected others in my famil...
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Thys Broersma Family Portrait
Thys Broersma was the first Broersma in the family to leave the Netherlands and come to the USA. He settled down, found a wife Gertrude Wichers, and lived the rest of his life in the USA. I recently was able to see a copy of this portrait for the first time...
Thys Broersma was the first Broersma in the family to leave the Netherlands and come to the USA. He settled down, found a wife Gertrude Wichers, and lived the rest of his life in the USA. I recently was able to see a copy of ...
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Such A Nerd...
Well, I think I might officially be a genealogy nerd, if I wasn't already. I was searching some newspapers for anything I could find on the Broersmas. Yeah, that's kinda nerdy, but I wasn't searching newspapers in the US, I was searching Netherlands newspap...
Well, I think I might officially be a genealogy nerd, if I wasn't already. I was searching some newspapers for anything I could find on the Broersmas. Yeah, that's kinda nerdy, but I wasn't searching newspapers in the US, I w...
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New Year's Eve Love
I'm sure this isn't where their story began, but it feels like this is about the time that my wife's great grandparents, Raymond C. Wisner and Beatrice Hawver, started to get serious. In 1918, Ray was 18 years old and Bea was 17. Ray and his parents moved t...
I'm sure this isn't where their story began, but it feels like this is about the time that my wife's great grandparents, Raymond C. Wisner and Beatrice Hawver, started to get serious. In 1918, Ray was 18 years old and Bea was...
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What Is John Stap Doing Today?
My great grandpa John Stap grew up in Lynden, Washington. It was, and still is, a small town. Today it  has about 13,000 people, but back in 1910 when the Stap family started living there, it had about 1,000 people. They have their own paper, the Lynden Tri...
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Genealogy Info...from Facebook
I had posted a picture up on the family Facebook page for "Throwback Thursday" a while back. It was a picture of my grandpa Lloyd Broersma and his brother Marv, riding their bikes on the farm when they were younger. Here is the pic and the caption I had put...
I had posted a picture up on the family Facebook page for "Throwback Thursday" a while back. It was a picture of my grandpa Lloyd Broersma and his brother Marv, riding their bikes on the farm when they were younger. Here is t...
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Mother's Day 2014 - 4 Generations
Elva Charlotte (Swanson) Earls (b. 1916) Lillian Bernice (Earls) Wisner (b. 1948) Sandee Denise (Wisner) Broersma (b. 1975) Natalie Kate Broersma (b. 2005)
Elva Charlotte (Swanson) Earls (b. 1916) Lillian Bernice (Earls) Wisner (b. 1948) Sandee Denise (Wisner) Broersma (b. 1975) Natalie Kate Broersma (b. 2005)
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  • CURE International
    Audio/Video Editor, 2014 - present
  • K-LOVE and Air1 Radio
    Producer, 2000 - 2015
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Currently
Marysville, CA
Previously
San Diego, CA
Education
  • Point Loma Nazarene University
    Music, 1997 - 1999
  • California State University, Chico
    Music, Recording Arts, 2001 - 2003
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