This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Mary Yellan - This character is the protagonist of the story.
Joss Merlyn - This character owns Jamaica Inn and uses it as a den for thieves.
Jem Merlyn - This character is a horse thief.
Patience Merlyn - This character is the protagonist's aunt.
Francis Davey, Vicar of Altarnun - This character is an albino.
Squire Bassat and Mrs. Bassat - Towards the end of the story, these characters welcome the protagonist into their home.
Harry the peddler - This character gets locked in the room where the cargo is...
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