A list of characters that appear in The Black Coats.
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The High Council
The council proper fluctuates so at no points where all these people on it at once. Some are killed off and replaced (Like the False Princes), and some where really in charge of other regions outside Paris so don't directly effect the main narrative much at all. And in the chronologically latter stories we see people who rose to prominence after the Glory Days of the Black Coats where over.
Colonel Bozzo-CoronaThe Machiavellian Master of The Black Coats.
Lecoq de La Perroere a.k.a Toulonnias-l'AmiteThe Colonel's right hand man
Marguerite Sadoulas The Comtesse De ClairAn ambitious Seductive con woman
Compt CoronaMarried to The Colonel's Granddaughter
Doctor SamuelA corrupt Doctor
Abbe FranceschiA Corrupt Preist
JouanA Pawn Broker
Portal-GirardA Doctor of Law
Prince NicolasThe most prominent of the False princes
Monsieur de Saint-LouisAnother False Prince, appears in The Invisible Weapon
Coriolani Bozzo-CoronaA Grandson of The Colonel who lead a failed rebellion against his Grandfather in Corsica with 3 other High Council members.
An Unamed Preist
Julian Bozzo-CoronaThe Colonel's Grandson who killed and replaced him in 1841
Saladin, The Sword SwallowerWho becomes leader for a time during the latter years, well after the deaths of The Colonel and Lecoq.
Other Habits Noirs
Coyatier The MarchefThe top Assassin of The Black Coats
SimilorA Circus performer and a grunt for The Black Coats
Monsieur VidocA Historical figure, founder of the Surette. Implied to possibly be a Habit Noir or perhaps even an alias of Lecoq in Salem Street.
Francesca Comtesse Corona a.k.a. FanchetteThe Colonel's Granddaughter
Andrea MayonetteThe protagonist of the original Novel
Julie MayonetteAndrea's Wife
MichelAndrea and Julie's son
J.-B. SchwartzA Banker
PistoletProtagonist of Salem Street
Maman LeoAn Animal Tamer, who married Echolat and becomes foster mother to Saladin.
EcholatA Circus Strong-Man