To Kill A Mockingbird Characters

To Kill A Mockingbird
Characters
Link Deas
Employer of Tom Robinson
A perfect of fairness
Resident of Maycomb
Cecil Jacobs
Bully to Jem and Scout
Symbolises that prejudice can be
passed on from parent to child
Resident of Maycomb
Eula May
Maycomb's most prominent
telephone operator
Resident of Maycomb
Mr Gilmer
Prosecuting lawyer in the Robinson case
Lula
An african-american lady who
despises whites
Resident of Maycomb
Miss Gates
A 3rd grade teacher at Scout's school
Resident of Maycomb
Miss Rachel
Dill's Aunt
Resident of Maycomb
Mr Avery
Overweight neighbor
Neighborhood gossip
Resident of Maycomb
Mr Underwood
Publisher of Maycomb's newspaper
Respects Atticus and proves to be
an ally
Helen Robinson
Wife of Tom Robinson
Symbol of how one man's actions
can affect many people
Resident of Maycomb
Miss Caroline
Scout's first grade teacher
New to Maycomb
Very sensitive and over-dramatic
Mrs Dubose
An ill-tempered, racist and
miserable woman
A symbol of courage in the book
Resident of Maycomb
Uncle Jack
Atticus and Alexandra's younger brother
Doctor
Resident of Maycomb
Mr Cunnigham
Father of Walter Cunningam
A poor farmer and part of the mob
in Maycomb
Resident of Maycomb
Mayella Ewell
Unloved, depressed and abused
daughter of Bob Ewell
A symbol of evil
Resident of Maycomb
Bob Ewell
Represents the evil in people
A drunk and unemployed member
of the poorest family in Maycomb
Resident of Maycomb
Aunt Alexandra
Atticus's sister
A perfect image of a southern lady
Resident of Maycomb
Dolphus Raymond
A wealthy white man who lives with
blacks
Is jaded by the hypocrisy of the
white society
Resident of Maycomb
Stephanie Crawford
Neighborhood gossip
Resident of Maycomb
Calpurnia
Cook and caretaker for the Finch family
Jem and Scout's bridge between
the white world and black
Resident of Maycomb
Judge Taylor
Judge of Maycomb court
Known for his informal way of
running court
Is against racism and appoints
Atticus to Tom
Resident of Maycomb
Walter Cunningham
Son of Mr Cunningham
Classmate of Scout
Resident of Maycomb
Dill
Jem and Scout's summer neighbor
and friend
Represents innocence
Resident of Maycomb
Jem
Son of Atticus
Brother of Scout
Resident of Maycomb
Tom Robinson
A 'mockingbird' who is destroyed by evil
A black man accused of rape
The client of Atticus Finch
Resident of Maycomb
Scout
Daughter of Atticus
Sister of Jem
Resident of Maycomb
Heck Tate
The sheriff of Maycomb
Major witness in the Robinson case
Protects innocent from danger
Resident of Maycomb
Nathan Radley
Boo Radley's older brother
Another symbol of evil, by filling the
hole in the tree
Resident of Maycomb
Burris Ewell
Son of Bob Ewell
Resident of Maycomb
Miss Maudie
Old friend of Atticus
Best friend of Jem and Scout
among adults
Resident of Maycomb
Tim Johnson
A dog belonging to Harry Johnson
Goes mad due to rabies
Atticus
Father of Scout & Jem
Defends Tom Robinson
Resident of Maycomb
Lawyer in Maycomb
Zeebo
Calpurnia's eldest son
One of only four black people who
can read
Resident of Maycomb
Rev. Sykes
Reverend of the First Purchase M.E
African chruch
Respects the Finch family
Resident of Maycomb
Boo Radley
Dominates the imagination of Jem,
Scout and Dill
A powerful symbol of goodness
Resident of Maycomb
Mr Radley
Father of Nathan and Arthur Radley
Resident of Maycomb
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