Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. BAR_1711_01

Lyte v Lyte



Case Name Long

Jane Lyte, John Mills, and John Mills, jun., v Constance Lyte (later Shatterden)


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.2 [1132] p.633–634 (9 Feb. 1711 – 31 Jan. 1712)

  PC Register Citation

Anne v.5 (2 June 1710 – 28 July 1712) p.189, 367–368, 376: PC 2/83/189, 367–368, 376



Colonial Courts


Court of Chancery – 9 Aug. 1710



Lyte, Constance – see Shatterden, Constance


Lyte, Jane, widow, appellant (executrix of Paul [2])


Lyte, Paul (1), the Father, deceased (father of Paul [2], William, and Constance [now Constance Shatterden])


Lyte, Paul (2), the Younger, esquire, deceased (son of Paul [1])


Lyte, William, deceased (son of Paul [1], brother of Paul [2])


Mills, John (1), esquire, appellant (executor of Paul Lyte [2])


Mills, John (2), junr., appellant (executor of Paul Lyte [2])


Shatterden (née Lyte), Constance, respondent (daughter of Paul Lyte [1])



Concerning a legacy.


Decree affirmed, appeal dismissed with costs.

References in Smith, Appeals to the Privy Council from the American Plantations

Table of Cases (Lyte v Lyte)


Printed Cases

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Privy Council Documents in PC 1 at The National Archives at Kew


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