Henry VI, part 2, by William Shakespeare

Characters of the Play

King Henry VI
Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester, his uncle
Henry, Cardinal Beaufort, Bishop of Winchester, great-uncle to the King
Richard, Duke of York
Edward, his son
Richard, also son to the Duke of York
Edmund Beaufort, 2nd Duke of Somerset
William de la Pole, 1st Duke of Suffolk
Humphrey Stafford, 1st Duke of Buckingham
Thomas Clifford, 8th Baron Clifford
Young Clifford, his son
Richard Neville, 5th Earl of Salisbury
Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick
Lord Scales
Lord Say
Sir Humphrey Stafford
William Stafford, his brother
Sir John Stanley
Matthew Goffe
Alexander Iden, a Kentish Gentleman
Lieutenant, Shipmates, Master's Mate, and Walter Whitmore
Two Gentlemen, prisoners with Suffolk
John Hume and John Southwell, priests
Roger Bolingbrook, a conjurer
Thomas Horner, an armorer
Peter Thump, his apprentice
Clerk of Chartam
Mayor of Saint Albans
Simcox, an impostor
Jack Cade, a rebel
George Bevis, John Holland, Dick the butcher, Smith the Weaver, Michael, etc., followers of Jack Cade
Two murderers

Margaret of Anjou, Queen to King Henry
Eleanor Cobham, Duchess of Gloucester
Margaret Jourdain, a witch
Wife to Simcox


Lords, Ladies, attendants, heralds, soldiers, etc.


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