1438. Joseph MIUS dit d'Azy was born in 1674 in Pobomcoup, Cap-de-Sable, Acadia. (1527) "Joseph MIUS dit d'Azit was the only son of Philippe MIUS d'ENTREMONT dit d'Azit to be raised within the white community as a metis and most present day MUISE are from this union. Joseph died at the age of 55 as per the records of Port Royal. After the deportation many of his decendants settled in Yarmouth county." (from website http://members.tripod.com/~acadie1755/rr01/rr01_006.htm#P634) He died on 13 Dec 1729, in Port Royal, Acadia.(1528)
Joseph MIUS dit d'Azy was married to Marie AMIRAULT in 1699 in Acadia. (1529)(1530)
1439. Marie AMIRAULT was born about 1684 in Port-Royal, Acadia.(1531) She died about 1735.
It appears that Type D Niemann-Pick disease (now considered a variant of Type C) (see also this link) originates with this couple, Joseph Mius and Marie Amirault; that is, all persons having Type D of that disease, which is particularly prevalent around Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, are descended from them.
719 i. Marie-Josèphe MIUS.
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