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Amenia is a town in Dutchess County, United States. New York, United States. The population was 4,048 at the 2000 census. The name is derived from the Latin word, amoena, which means "pleasant to the eye." The Town of Amenia is on the east border of the county. Margaret Hamilton's ashes were scattered here after her cremation at Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery. She was best known for her role as Miss Almira Gulch/Wicked Witch of the West in The Wizard of Oz.