His death was found in Ste-Barbe, Québec, Canada on December 24, 1885. The confusion about his death date came from the 1900 US census in Pawtucket, Rhode Island where he is mentioned as widowed. But in fact, even though his name was mentioned there and the gender put as male, it was really his wife who was alive and was widowed and it was her birth date mentioned. She probably named herself as Mrs. Vital Pitre and the enumerator put his name and gender as masculine.
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Vital by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share some percentage of DNA with Vital: