A list of minor characters in Written in My Own Heart's Blood. These include characters that were only mentioned, or played some marginal role in the narrative.
(m) = mentioned only
‡ = based on someone Diana Gabaldon knows
† = based on real historical figure
- Goose-Girl a young girl tending geese that struck William Ransom calling him a bastard after he kicked a cobblestone startling her geese.