Charlotte Thorton, Jack's mother, rides into Hope Valley for a surprise visit.
Jesse first showed up in Hope Valley to blackmail Frank Hogan. He eventually turns over a new leaf and starts courting Clara Stanton.
Becky is Cody's sister who is taken in by Abigail after being ill.
Abigail takes Cody in after caching him stealing food for him and his sister Becky.
Faith Carter became friends with Jack after she nursed his brother Tom after his accident in Hamilton.
Viola Thatcher is Elizabeth's sister and is engaged to Sir Lionel.
Tom Thornton is Jack's brother and is currently courting Elizabeth's sister - to the dismay of the Thatcher family.
Pastor Frank Hogan is new to Hope Valley and will be the first pastor in the newly built church.
Nora Avery is the current, but estranged wife of Bill Avery.
Leland "Lee" Coulter is in Hope Valley to start a new timber company.
Attorney Samantha Madison came to Coal Valley to represent the widows in the cast against the mining company.
Grace Thatcher is Elizabeth's mother and lives in Hamilton.
William Thatcher is Elizabeth's father.
Charles Kensington III is Elizabeth's life-long friend from Hamilton.
Clara Stanton is the widow of Peter Stanton, Abigail's son.