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Kristen Over, Associate Professor at Northeastern Illinois University, explains the main characters in Toni Morrison's book Beloved.
|Sethe||Sethe, the main character, is an ex-slave who murdered her baby daughter. Read More|
|Beloved||Beloved is the ghost of Sethe's murdered daughter. Read More|
|Denver||Denver is Sethe's youngest daughter. Read More|
|Paul D||Paul D is an ex-slave who has a history with Sethe. Read More|
|Baby Suggs||Baby Suggs is Sethe's mother-in-law and the children's grandmother. Read More|
|Amy Denver||Amy Denver is a white former indentured servant who helps Sethe deliver Denver.|
|Buglar||Buglar is Sethe's son who has run away.|
|Ella||Ella is an ex-slave who is also responsible for the death of one of her children.|
|Halle||Halle is Sethe's missing husband and the father of her children.|
|Here Boy||Here Boy is the dog at 124.|
|Howard||Howard is Sethe's son who has run away.|
|Janey Wagon||Janey Wagon is the servant at the Bodwins' home.|
|Lady Jones||Lady Jones is the teacher in Sethe's Cincinnati community.|
|Ma'am||Ma'am is Sethe's mother.|
|Miss Bodwin||Miss Bodwin is a white woman, sister of Mr. Bodwin, who is opposed to slavery and helps Denver.|
|Mr. Bodwin||Mr. Bodwin is a white man, brother to Miss Bodwin, who is opposed to slavery. He owns 124 Bluestone.|
|Mr. Garner||Mr. Garner is a "kinder" slave owner at Sweet Home.|
|Nelson Lord||Nelson Lord is the boy who asks Denver if Sethe had been in jail for murder.|
|Paul A||Paul A is one of the slaves at Sweet Home.|
|Paul F||Paul F is one of the slaves at Sweet Home.|
|Sawyer||Sawyer is the owner of the restaurant where Sethe works.|
|Schoolteacher||The schoolteacher is a cruel slave owner at Sweet Home.|
|Sixo||Sixo, a Sweet Home slave, is part Native American and a "rebel" slave who is murdered.|
|Stamp Paid||Stamp Paid is a former slave who worked on the Underground Railroad.|
|Thirty-Mile Woman||Thirty-Mile Woman is the slave Sixo tries to escape with.|
|Vashti||Vashti is Stamp Paid's wife.|