Scaja, son of Herec, a wainwright
Scarlet, his son, a pedlar
Annaya, his daughter
Linhona, his second wife
(first wife, unnamed)

Rufa, who owns the taberna

Kev, the village Watch, uncle of Teff Ferryman
Teff Ferryman, who owns Skeld's Ferry
Keril Ferryman, his son

Deni, whose father owns a market booth at Tradepoint
Zsu, Deni's little sister
their father (unnamed)

Hipola, the midwife
Shansi, a smith, promised to Annaya
Jerivet, a potter
Osa, a hunter