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One of the seventeen sons of Aureliano Buendía; founds the ice factory and brings train service to Macondo.
The one of the seventeen sons of Aureliano Buendía who survives the longest.
One of the seventeen sons of Aureliano Buendía; he invents sherbet.
The very young wife of Aureliano who dies after giving birth to stillborn twins.
Dr. Alirio Noguera
The phony doctor who begins the rebellion and brings Aureliano Buendía into the revolt.
Father Antonio Isabel
He places the ashen cross on the foreheads of the seventeen Aureliano Buendías.
Don Apolinar Moscote
The father of Remedios and mayor of Macondo.
Captain Aquiles Ricardo
The commander of the Conservative troops in Macondo and orders the death of Aureliano José; he is himself shot shortly before Aureliano José.
He recognizes futility of life and sells Aureliano the dictionary to translate the parchment.
The brother of Visitacíon.
The friend of Aureliano Babilonia; lover of Nigromanta and fiancé of Mercedes.
The husband of Amaranta Úrsula; leaves her and goes to Belgian Congo.
Colonel Gerineldo Márquez
A friend of Aureliano Buendía.
He brings the banana company to Macondo.
The president of the banana company who is blamed for flood.
A friend of Colonel Aureliano Buendía who is murdered by police.
The pharmacist’s daughter.
Father Nicanor Reyna
The first priest of Macondo; allows marriage of José Arcadio II and Rebeca.
The mistress of Aureliano Babilonia and Gabriel Márquez.
A young pianola expert who teaches Rebeca and Amaranta how to dance.
Killed by José Arcadio and haunts him and Úrsula.
Captain Roque Carnicero
Intends to execute Colonel Aureliano Buendía but switches sides after José Arcadio II rescues his brother.
A revolutionary leader executed by Colonel Aureliano Buendía.
General Victorio Medina
The leader of the revolutionary Liberal forces; is shot before Colonel Aureliano Buendía can arrive.
A servant in the Buendía house.