THE ARMSTRONGS

ROBERT ARMSTRONG

One of the four remaining Armstrong boys, and Maggie's father. Standing around 5 foot 10 inches tall, he's around 45 years of age. He has dark auburn hair and well-trimmed beard with steel blue eyes. 

MAGGIE ARMSTRONG

Robert's nineteen year old daughter. Like her father she has deep auburn hair, but her eyes are a dark honey brown. She's petite standing only about 5 foot tall, but has her father's spirit.

GEORDIE ARMSTRONG

 Robert's eldest brother and laird of the clan.  He's a bit heavy around the middle but still a sturdy man with light brown hair and a straggly beard. Though his eyes are blue, they're not quite as bright as Robert's.

ANDY ARMSTRONG

Robert's younger brother by a year or so. He's got light brown hair and blue eyes and bears an uncanny resemblance to Robert.  Risking March Treason, he married an Englishwoman, Marion Hetherington. 

SIM ARMSTRONG

The youngest of the four brothers.  He has dark brown hair and pale blue eyes.

ALASDAIR ARMSTRONG

Geordie's youngest and only living son.  Though only sixteen years of age, he's old enough to ride with his family on a raid. He has dark brown hair and dark chestnut eyes.

CONNIE ARMSTRONG

Constance or Connie is Geordie's eldest daughter. Just three years older than her brother, Alasdair, she has hazel eyes and sandy blond hair.  A bit taller than her cousin, Maggie, she stands 5 foot 2 inches tall.  

EMMA TURNBULL

With dark hair and hickory brown eyes, Geordie's wife, Emma is a comely woman in her late forties, who knows just how to handle her gruff husband. 

MARION HETHERINGTON

Andy Armstrong's English wife and Betty Foster's niece. Though she still has ties to her Foster kin, her loyalty lies with her husband. She has dark brown eyes and hair the color of wheat.  

OLD MAGGIE ARMSTRONG

The mother of Geordie and his three brothers. Though up in years with a petite form, she's still more than a match for her sons. She has steel blue eyes like her son Robert and silver gray hair.

BESSIE ARMSTRONG

One of Geordie's younger daughters.  At only 13 years old, she longs to grow into a beautiful young lady.

NANCY ARMSTRONG

Geordie's youngest daughter. She's only 10 years old.

THE FOSTERS

EDWARD FOSTER

Robert's twentieth century friend and the man who started it all off. Edward is average height, just a smidge taller than Robert. He's in his mid-forties with sandy blond hair and soft green eyes.

GRAHAM FOSTER

Heidsman of the Foster family, Graham in still vibrant in his mid-sixties.  His once brown hair is now salt and pepper, as is his beard, but is eyes are still bright blue with a youthful twinkle.

WILL FOSTER

Graham's youngest son, and at twenty years old, his father's biggest headache. Nicknamed Bonnie Will by his older brothers, he has steel blue eyes that darken at the edge and sandy blond hair.

WALT FOSTER

Graham's eldest son and Will's eldest brother.   He has sandy blond hair and dusky blue eyes that watch over Will like a hawk. The moment Will was born he designated himself Will's secod father.

MARY FOSTER

Graham's eldest daughter and the wife of Thomas Carnaby.. She watches over Will the same as her older brother, Walt. Though gray has begun to streak her brown, her hazel eyes are still sharp, and she still retains a youthful figure. 

ANNIE FOSTER

Graham's youngest child and daughter. Just sixteen years old, she's 5 foot tall with hair a mixture of gold and bronze. Her eyes are deep blue, the color of the sky just before dusk.

BETTY HETHERINGTON

Graham's wife and Will's mother. Though her hair has gone a silver gray, her blue eyes border on lavendar and her skin still retains a youthful glow.. She's the aunt of Andy Armstrong's wife, Marion.

DUNCAN FOSTER

Graham's second eldest son. He's married with a family and lives in a bastle house not far from his father's peel tower.

MICHAEL FOSTER

Graham's third son. Like his brother Duncan, he's married with a family and lives in a bastle house not far from his father's peel tower.

DENNIS FOSTER

Graham's fourth son. He's single and still lives at the peel tower with his parents.

RORY FOSTER

Graham's next to youngest son. He's unmarried and together with his brothers, Dennis and Will, still lives at home with his parents.

RICHIE FOSTER

Graham's younger brother. With graying hair and blue eyes, he looks much like his older brother.  He's married to Joan Selby, a cousin to Graham's wife Betty and an aunt to Andy Armstrong's wife Marion.

THOMAS FOSTER

Graham's youngest living brother.  Like his brother, Richie, he's married with a family.

 

THE HETHERINGTONS

DYLAN HETHERINGTON

Maggie Armstrongs's twentieth century friend. Dylan is around 23 years old and a graduate student. With wavy black hair and blue eyes, he's earned himself a reputation as a bit of a playboy.

JOHNNIE HETHERINGTON

A distant relative of Graham's wife Betty, he's a sleazy weasel of a man, who just manages to retain his place in the clan. In truth, he's just one step above a broken man. 

 

THE RUTHERFORDS

IAN RUTHERFORD

The eldest son of Hob Rutherford, a neighbor of Geordie Armstrong. Ian has hair the color of burnished copper and deep green eyes. 

HOB RUTHERFORD

Ian's father and laird of the clan, he's a neighbor to Geordie Armstrong.  Not an attractive man, he has broken, jagged teeth and a scar that pulls his mouth into a perpetual grin. His green eyes are marred by red lines and his red hair is dull and greasy.

SANDY RUTHERFORD

Hob's second son, not as attractive as his older brother Ian, his eyes are more hazel and his hair dirty blond.

FERGUS RUTHERFORD

The youngest and least attractive of Hob's sons. His green eyes are watery and his hair too bright a red to be attractive.