Study Guide

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Characters

Ichabod Crane

Ichabod is a namby-pamby. He's a chicken, a crybaby, a wimp, a wuss. Got it?You'd think that a...

Brom Van Brunt (Abraham, Brom Bones)

We get it, we get it. Brom is strong and rough. He's a guy's guy. If he had been born later, and...

Baltus Van Tassel (Heer, Mynheer, or Old Van Tassel)

Think of every fat, old, happy grandpa you have ever seen. Got it? Okay, combine all those...

Hans Van Ripper

Hans Van Ripper is an ornery old fellow, that's for sure. We get the feeling that he's a lot to...

Katrina Van Tassel

Even though she's the object of affection (slash conflict) for both the protagonist and...