Wilmot Byng — Handsome young man who was an impulsive golfer. Loves Gwendoline.
Gwendoline Poskitt — Daughter of the First Grave Digger who loves Wilmot
Edward — Poskitt's dog
Joseph Poskitt — One of the Oldest Member's best friends who dislikes Wilmot
Wadsworth Hemmingway — Retired solicitor who is Joseph's rival for the President's Cup