Salamanca "Sal" Tree Hiddle
- Outliving One's Offspring: His younger daughter Tulip was a stillborn.
- Outliving One's Offspring: Her younger daughter Tulip was a stillborn.
- Outliving One's Offspring: Out of all his kids, only Sal's father is still alive. He also outlives his granddaughter Tulip.
- Parental Favoritism: Sal believes her father is Gram and Gramp's favorite child because he is kind and gentle and enjoys working with the dirt.
- Papa Wolf: aligns himself in front of Sal and Gram when a shady young man approaches them.