Mr. Omer's daughter, Minnie, is a seamstress in her father’s shop. When David first meets Minnie (just before Clara's funeral), she is being courted by Joram—a carpenter who also works in Omer's shop. The two later marry and have at least two children together, including a daughter (also named Minnie) who is close with little Em'ly. Minnie, meanwhile, disapproves of what she sees as Emily's forwardness and ambition, but is nevertheless upset when she learns that Emily has run away with Steerforth.
Minnie Character Timeline in David Copperfield
The timeline below shows where the character Minnie appears in David Copperfield. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 9: I Have a Memorable Birthday
...announces that he has finished making something, which David realizes must be his mother's coffin. Minnie says that her father has ordered a chaise, and flirts with Joram as she packs... (full context)
Chapter 21: Little Em'ly
Chapter 30: A Loss
Chapter 32: The Beginning of a Long Journey
Chapter 51: The Beginning of a Longer Journey
...more of the world" now than he ever did before. Furthermore, he is proud of Minnie and Joram, who are running the business quite successfully. Mr. Omer also congratulates David on... (full context)