About Our Wineries
LOUBSER • LE ROUX • DE WAAL
The Loubser family has a long history in South Africa. Nicolaas Laubscher, (the original spelling of the surname), arrived in South Africa in 1676 from Frachels FR, Switserland. He couldn’t read or write and signed his name with a firm…
The ancestors of the Le Roux family (Jean *1667-1711 and Gabriel *1669-1711) arrived at the Cape on 13 April 1688 along with 20 other Huguenots. Jean and Gabriel’s parents were Pierre (sergeant de la justice) and Anne Bourdon.
The De Waal family of Oude Denneboom in the Voor-Paardeberg has established themselves in the area 140 years ago after the family has produced wine for generations in the Stellenbosch area.