This character is the protagonist of the novel.
This character kills one of the mill masters.
This character is falsely accused of murder.
This character becomes a prostitute after running away from home.
This character is a successful singer.
This character has twin sons who die.
This character enjoys collecting insects.
This character suffers a stroke.
This character is a sailor but returns home to testify in court.
This character's son is killed by an angry employee.
This character courts the protagonist but is murdered halfway through the book.
This character blames the protagonist for the arrest of her child.
Mary Barton, the elder
This character dies in childbirth.
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