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Rev. Elexander Blodgett
The false name the King uses when addressing Tim Collins, the young man bound for Orleans who tells the King everything about the Wilks family
A drunk man who insults Colonel Sherburn and is later killed by him. The action takes place in the same town where the Duke and the King put on their Shakespearean show, The Royal Nonesuch
The widow who takes Huck into her home and tries to "civilize" him. It is her home that he leaves when Pap kidnaps him and takes him to the log cabin
The younger of the two con men and the man who invents The Royal Nonesuch. He is later tarred and feathered in Pikesville. He played the deaf and dumb William Wilks.
The main character of the story. He runs away and travels down the Mississippi River on a raft with a runaway slave, Jim, as his companion
The youngest son of Col. Grangerford who becomes good friends with Huck but is later killed in the feud
The "fine" father of the Grangerford house and the man who invites Huck to live with his family. He is killed in the feud
A daughter of the Grangerford's. She passed away before Huck's arrival but used to create "wonderful" paintings and poetry
The daughter of Col. Grangerford who runs off with Harney Shepherdson and rekindles the feud
The man who starts rallying a mob to kill Colonel Sherburn after Sherburn shoots and kills Boggs
The elder of the two con men with whom Huck is forced to travel. He plays the naked man in The Royal Nonesuch and is the man who sells Jim as a runaway slave. He is latter tarred and feathered along with the Duke
The woman whom Huck visits to gather news while pretending to be a girl. She tells him that she suspects Jim is hiding on Jackson's Island. Huck barely has time to get back to Jim and get them both off the island
Tom Sawyer's aunt. She is married to Silas Phelps and initially mistakes Huck for Tom Sawyer
Tom's aunt who shows up at the end of the novel to find out what tricks Tom has been playing on her kinfolk. She reveals the true identities of Tom and Huck to her sister and spoils their attempt to steal Jim out of slavery by explaining he is already free
The only man who recognizes that the King and the Duke are frauds when they try to pretend to be British. He warns the town, but they ignore him
Tom Sawyer's younger brother. Tom pretends to be him while he and Huck Finn are living with Sally Phelps
Huck Finn's best friend who loves make believe games and sets up a band of robbers. Later he and Huck live together with his Aunt Sally, and Huck pretends to be him while he pretends to be his younger brother, Sid
He shoots and kills Boggs, the town drunk, after Boggs continues to harass him. The townspeople, who want to lynch him, back down after he calls them out as cowards
An eminent citizen in the town who is respected and well-liked. He fights to protect Huck's money when Pap returns to claim Huck and steal his money
The sister of the Widow Douglass. She tries to teach Huck how to read and write properly. Jim is her slave who runs away from her after hearing that she wanted to sell him to a trader from down south
The British brother of Peter Wilks whom the King impersonates until the real person arrives
The youngest daughter of the deceased Peter Wilks. She is distinguishable by her harelip
Mary Jane Wilks
The eldest daughter of the deceased Peter Wilks. A red-headed girl whom Huck starts to fall in love with. She becomes convinced that the King is her real uncle and not a fraud until Huck tells her the truth
The British brother of Peter Wilks whom the Duke impersonates until the real person arrives; he is deaf and dumb.
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