John James Dufour

Jean-Jacques (John James) Dufour was born on February 14, 1763 at Sales/Châtelard, district of Vevey, in the parish of Montreux, by the Lake of Geneva, Switzerland. Ever since his early days, he dreamed of bringing the art of vinegrowing to America . It was only when he reaches the age of 33 that he was able to make his youthful wish come true.

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