5The father of the Otis family and the American Minister. He bought the Canterville Chase. He comes from a modern country where they have everything that money can buy.He is determined, inflexible, rational, practical and pragmatic, in fact he is a true American.
13Two happy little boys who laugh and shout a lot. They like to play tricks on people and are often punished for them.Through the story, they imagine jokes and even dress up as ghosts.They tease the ghost.
17She is one of the most important and main characters in the story. She is a little girl of 15 and lovely with a fine freedom in her large blue eyes.In respect to her family she is kind and good-hearted.The daughter is the only one in the family who is scared by the ghost.She helps the ghost to be free at the end of the story.
19another main character in the story. His name is Sir Simon.He died, but his spirit still haunts the Chase.He murdered his wife. He disappeared and his body was never discovered.His aspect is very terrible: He is an old man, his eyes were as red burning coals, long grey hair fell over his shoulders.From ghost’s wrists and ankles hung heavy manacles and chains.