Characters By Chapter
Ry Smith
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Ajarry   Caesar       A slave on the Randall Plantation.
    Cora       Mabel's daughter. A slave.
    Ajarry       Girl Slave from Africa. Died in Georgia.
    Mabel       Cora's mother.
Georgia   Jockey       An old slave.
    Connelly       Slave overseer on Randall Plantation.
    Lovey       Cora's friend.
    Ava       A slave who did not get along with Mabel.
    Moses       A slave and a boss.
    Abraham       An old slave.
    James   Randall   Owns 1/2 of Randall Plantation.
    Terrance   Randall   Owns other 1/2 of Randall Plantation.
    Blake       Big slave with intentions on Cora's plot.
    Alice       A cook.
    Chester       A slave boy. Cora looked after him.
    Frances       Caesar's friend.
    Noble       Tambourine player in musical group.
    Godfrey       James houseboy.
    Michael       Slave boy with a good memory. Now dead.
    Mary       Slave prone to fits. Lost 5 children.
    Margaret       Slave with throat problem.
    Rida       Slave with an odor.
    Lucy       Works in the kitchen.
    Titania       Tongue less slave. Works in the kitchen.
    Nag       Tended to cotton. One of Connelly's favorites.
        Ridgeway   Infamous slave catcher.
    Anthony       aka: Big Anthony. Escaped and caught.
    Mr.   Fletcher   Sell Caesar's crafts. Has underground railroad contacts.
    Edward       White boy who attacked Cora. Killed.
    Pot       Another white boy who attacked Cora.
        Lumbly   Station agent on the underground railroad.
Ridgeway   Arnold       A blacksmith and a patroller.
    Tom   Bird   Ridgeway's saloon partner. A half-breed.
    Chandler       Arnold's son. Head patroller. A bully.
S.Carolina   Mr.   Anderson   A lawyer.
    Bessie   Anderson   Wife of Mr. Anderson.
    Maisie   Anderson   The Anderson's daughter.
    Raymond   Anderson   The Anderson's son.
    Miss   Lucy   Proctor at dormitory.
    Sam       25 year old white man. A station agent.
    Bessie   Carpenter   aka: Cora.
    Christian   Markson   aka: Ceasar.
    Miss   Handler   Teacher.
    Howard       A co-student with Cora and Bessie.
    Dr.   Campbell   Bessie's Doctor.
    Mr.   Fields   Museum curator.
    Isis       Museum co-worker.
    Betty       Museum co-worker.
    Meg       Caesar's friend.
Stevens   Aloysius   Stevens   Poor medical student and grave robber.
    Carpenter       Grave robber.
N.Carolina       Manison   Leader of the night riders.
    Martin   Wells   North Carolina station agent.
    Ethel   Wells   Well's wife.
    Donald   Wells   Martin Well's father. An abolitionist.
    Oney   Garrison   Cotton grower.
Ethel   Jasmine       Ethel's childhood friend.
    Felice       Jasmine's mother.
    Edgar   Delany   His family owned Jasmine and felice.
Tennessee   Jasper       Escaped slave.
    Homer       A young boy and wagon driver.
    Boseman       Works for Ridgeway.
Indiana   Jimmy       Pit Master.
    Georgina       School Teacher
    Molly       10 year old who shared cab with Cora.
    Sybil       Molly's mother. A former slave.
    Lindsey       From Tennessee.
    Gloria   Valentine   Her husband, John, purchased her freedom.
    Mingo       West Indian with a light complection.
    Rumsey   Brooks   Negro poet.
    Royal       Cora's man. Former conductor. Saved her from Ridgeway.
    Amelia       Head of the wash house.
    Eljah   Landor   Educated man with white and black parents.
    Red       One of Royal's associates.
    Justin       Another of Royal's associates.
    Oliver   Valentine   Gloria's son.
    Joan   Watson   6 year old, born on the farm.