Mrs. Eshton, a guest at a house party given by Mr. Rochester. Once a handsome woman, she still has a well-preserved style. Mr. Eshton, her husband, a magistrate of the district.
Jane is distressed to find
out that Rochester has left the house to attend a party at the Leas, home of
Mr. Eshton, and will be gone for a number of days.The local magistrate and a neighbour of Rochester.