Jed Booth, is the Uncle and a father figure for Lillian Booth. He later betrays his niece Lillian, when he rapes her while he is in a drunken state. The rape results in the birth of Charlotte Booth, who is passed off to the public as Jed's daughter with his wife Georgia. Besides being the father of Charlotte, he is father to Emily and Eugenia Booth and the great uncle of Randolph Cutler, Great-great-uncle of Phillip Cutler and Great-great-great uncle of Richard and Melanie Cutler. Jed only appears in Darkest Hour and dies in the same book.