Character List

Uncle Tom The central character, a slave belonging to Shelby.

Eliza and George Harris Mrs. Shelby's servant and her husband; they have a young son, Harry.

Arthur, Emily, and George Shelby A Kentucky farmer (Tom and Eliza's owner), his wife, and teenaged son.

Aunt Chloe Tom's wife; she is the Shelbys' cook.

Dan Haley A slave trader.

Tom Loker and Marks Slave-catchers.

Senator and Mrs. Bird An Ohio couple who help Eliza.

Simeon and Rachel Halliday A Quaker couple who help Eliza.

Augustine, Marie, and Eva St. Clare A New Orleans man who buys Tom from Haley; his wife; and their daughter.

Ophelia St. Clare St. Clare's cousin from Vermont.

Adolph, Mammy, Jane, and Rosa Some of St. Clare's slaves.

Topsy A little slave girl whom St. Clare buys for his cousin.

Simon Legree A plantation owner who buys Tom at auction.

Sambo and Quimbo Legree's slave overseers.

Cassy Legree's slave mistress and Eliza's mother.

Pop Quiz!

What does Eva’s father promise her before she dies?

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