Amie Anne Lynch (née East)

9th Mar 1773 - 24th Jan 1842


Sister of Edward Hyde East (q.v.). Married Patrick Lynch of Jamaica, May 1789. Died 24/01/1842. Lynch had been a partner or co-owner with Peter and James Digges La Touche and died September 1817. A slave-owner in her own right (her husband Patrick Lynch appears for Bellfield in 1817 as owner of a group of enslaved people 'in right of wife.')

The will of Amie Anne Lynch of Melcombe Place, Dorset Square, widow, was written 25/07/1841 and proved 22/02/1842. In it she makes no mention of specific property beyond trinkets, drawings and money in the 3 1/2 per cents. Nor is there mention of the Miss Celia Lynch who succeeded to Bellfield under the will of Amie Ann Lynch's husband Patrick.


Debrett's Baronetage, 5th ed. (London, 1824) vol. 2, p. 1283. Vol. 37 p. 262 (March 1842).

PROB 11/1958/98.

Further Information

Maiden Name
Patrick Lynch

Associated Estates (5)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1820 [EA] - → Joint owner
1820 [EA] - 1823 [LA] → Owner
1820 [EA] - 1820 [LA] → Joint owner
1820 [EA] - → Owner
1820 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Owner

Relationships (4)

Sister → Brother
Daughter → Father
Niece → Aunt
Wife → Husband

Addresses (1)

Melcombe Place, Dorset Square, London, Middlesex, London, England