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The widow who takes Huck into her home and tries to "civilize" him. It is her home that he leaves when Pap kidnaps and takes him to the log cabin
The main character of the story. He runs away and travels down the Mississippi River on a raft with Jim
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 the 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
Miss Sophia Grangerford
The daughter of Col. Grangerford who runs off with Harney Shepherdson and rekindles the feud
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
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 to find out what tricks Tom has been playing on her kinfolk.
The only man who recognizes that the king and the duke are frauds when they pretend to be British
An eminent citizen in the town who is respected and well-liked. He fights to protect Huck's money when Pap returns
One of the robbers on the shipwrecked steamboat, the Walter Scott, who was tied up and wanted dead
The sister of the Widow Douglas. She tries to teach Huck how to read and write properly. Jim is her slave.
Mary Jane Wilks
The eldest daughter of the deceased George Wilks. 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. He is deaf, dumb, and has a broken arm
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