Habitant of St-Jacques
Théodore St-Laurent – Mayor and land owner
Jean-Alfred Couture – Veterinarian, farmer and councillor
Samuel-Edouard Lefebvre – Banker and city councillor
Romain Lepotiron – Notary and city councillor
Marc Joassin – Married to Marie-Caroline, a bit lost sometimes.
Marie-Caroline Joassin – Tough girl married to Marc, wears the pants at home.
Jean Dubois – A farmer heading the largest family in the area with 11 children.
Cyprien Desjardin – The owner of the town’s general store.
Janine DesJardin – Wife of Cyprien, she takes care of bookkeeping for the store.
Ti-Jean – The local vagabond.
Arianne Coté – The local widow, her husband died not too long ago and she has four children. The two eldest are girls who help her out with farming.
Toussaint Dursol – Lives a solitary life as a trapper.
Pierre Labelle – Rough guy with a small family on the outskirt of town.
Gordon Edward – Foreman for J.R. Booth
David Dinkins – Foreman for the Gilmour Company
James Keith Simpson – Chief Trader for the Hudson Bay Company for the area. He runs the local fur trading post with the help of his staff. Spends a lot of time in Montreal but has the largest property in the area.
Doctor Jeremy – The local doctor.
Henry McArthur – Constable, previously part of the English army.
Members of the Catholic Church
Curate Germain St-Cyre – Town curate, he is the highest religious authority in the village.
Sister Josephine – Franciscan nun, housekeeper in the town church
Father Charlemagne – Dominican priest, missionary to the local natives and metis.
Brother Pierre – Dominican priest, Father Charlemagne’s helper and support staff.
Brother Francis – Jesuit priest, often travel back to Montreal.
Members of the Lake Tribe:
Nixkamich (Grandfather) – Megedagik’s grandfather.
Makkapitew (Big Teeth) – Clan Leader of the people of the lake. Forced to step down because of dissension in the tribe (sowed by the party)
Sokanon (Rain) – Megedagik’s aunt, witch doctor of the tribe.
Alsomse (independent) – A great female hunter, currently the head hunter of the tribe; Makkapitew’s niece. Betrayed the animal spirits, was eaten in revenge when the spirits were freed by Henri Talon and the Order.
Adahy (Lives in the Wood) – Hunter of the People of the Lake. Christian. New chief of the Lake Tribe.
Hausisse (Old Woman) – Big Teeth’s sister and Alsomse’s mother
Nittawosew (She is not sterile) – A woman of the tribe; very “friendly”
Members of the Deer Tribe
Demothi (Talk while Walking) – Gatherer and Scout for the Deer tribe.
Kitchi (Brave) – Head hunter of the tribe, younger brother of Demothi.
Kanti (Sing) – elder of the people of the deer and de facto leader, great-grandfather of Demothi and Kitchi
Taregan (Crane) – Shaman of the people of the deer
Florent – A trapper and hunter; also takes work guiding Father Charlemagne
Pacifique – A woodcutter and foreman for the forestry industry