Born and baptized as KITT. Husband of Elizabeth McDermott, whom he married at St. Michael's church in Huntley, Ontario on 31 Jan 1865. _______________________________
From the Spokane Daily Chronicle of March 4, 1921 (front page)
FRANCIS KITTS GOES TO REWARD
Francis Kitts, aged 83, retired contractor, a resident of Spokane for 30 years, died of old age complications last night at the Sacred Heart hospital. The funeral will be held tomorrow morning from the Sacred Heart church, followed by burial in Fairmount cemetery.
Mr. Kitts came to Spokane 30 years ago from Iowa. He is survived by four sons; Charles of Spokane, Edward of Moscow, Idaho; Frank of (Lewiston?), Idaho and Thomas of Coeur d'Alene, and three daughters: Mrs. M. Sullivan and Mrs. I.M Hall of Spokane and a Mrs. Payne of Pittsburg. The body is at Gilman's. ___________
NOTE: It shoud be Mrs. W.M. Sullivan and Mrs. J.F. Hall