Effi von Innstetten née Briest - This character is the novel's protagonist.
Geert von Innstetten - This character is a Landrat.
The von Briests - These characters have an estate in Hohen-Cremmin.
Dagobert Briest - This character is a lieutenant in the Alexander Regiment.
The Chinaman - This character is only seen in a small picture in the Innstetten's home.
Christel - This character is a cook in Kessin.
Major Crampas - This character dies in the dunes of Kessin.
Friedrich - This character is a butler in Kessin.
Roswitha Gellenhagen - This character becomes a nurse in Kessin.
Alonzo Gieshübler - This character is Kessin's chemist.
The Grasenabbs - These characters are aristocrats living in Kroschentin.
The Jahnkes - This family includes twin girls.
Johanna - This character is a maid in Kessin.
The Kruses - These characters are unneeded servants when the Innstettens...
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