- Name: Frances Manderly
- First Appearance: Felicity Learns a Lesson
Miss Manderly is the teacher of Felicity and is a gracious gentlewoman. She is also very lady like.
In the Books
Felicity Learns a Lesson: A School Story
Felicity's Surprise: A Christmas Story
Elizabeth mentions it was Miss Manderly who arranged for the invitation to the Governor's Palace, having known the dancing master who taught the governor's children. Miss Manderly receives a basket of Shrewsbury cakes as a thank-you gift from Felicity and Elizabeth for the dance invitations and says the cakes are lovely.
Happy Birthday, Felicity!: A Springtime Story
Changes for Felicity: A Winter Story
Miss Manderly is briefly mentioned as having given her students, including Felicity, a journal to practice penmanship and handwriting.
In the Film
Miss Manderly appears as a younger woman around Mother's age, rather than an elderly woman as portrayed in the books.
Miss Manderly was played by Janine Theriault.