When Charles Earnest Kitts was born in 1868, in Sheerness, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Kitt, was 42 and his mother, Mary Kitts, was 37. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Bertha Elizabeth Collett. He died on 23 November 1921, at the age of 53, and was buried in Gillingham, Kent, England, United Kingdom.
English: variant of Kitt , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.
Perhaps also an Americanized form of German Kitz .