Wilhelmina Freeman - She is thirteen on the day she sees the British arriving in the town near her home.
Horace - A young, black boy who is about the same age as Willy and who works for Sam Fraunces,
Jordan Freeman - Father of Willy and husband of Lucy, he is a free black man who works hard for his family and risks his life for that freedom.
Lucy Freeman - She prizes a cow given to her by their former owners above anything else because the cow represents ownership and freedom to her.
Jack Arabus - Willy's uncle by marriage, this character is in the military fighting for the Americans.
Betsy Arabus - She is still a slave, though her husband is free.
Black Sam Fraunces - A tavern owner in New York, who has a kind heart and befriends Willy.
Captain Ivers - When...
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