Cécile's father, a respected doctor in the village.
Madame Élisabeth Charlotte d'Orléans
Élisabeth Charlotte d'Orléans, who simply prefers to be called "Madame", is the sister-in-law to King Louis XIV via marriage to his brother. After Cécile's father aids her during a fall from her horse by fixing her dislocated shoulder, she does him a favor by bringing Cécile to court to attend her six dogs.
Cécile's friend who is the page at court.
The oldest grandson of King Louis XIV and the Duke of Bretagne. He likes to play with Cecile.
The two year old grandson of King Louis XIV and son of Princess Adélaïde and the Duc du Bourgogne, he is styled the Duke of Anjou. He calls Cecile "CeeCee". He later becomes Louis XV of France.
The prince's wife, Princess Marie Adélaïde of Savoy. Mother of Bretagne and Anjou.
The Duc du Bourgogne
The Petit Dauphin, husband of Princess Adélaïde and father of Anjou and Bretagne.
A court lady-in-waiting who works for Madame.
A court doctor.
Madame de Maintenon
A seemingly cold woman who holds a respected position at court. In actually, she was the second wife of King Louis XIV of France.
Madame de Ventadour
The governess of Anjou and Bretagne.