Constance’s aunt who lives a two-hour drive from the Hardcastles. Mrs. Hardcastle intends to send Constance to Aunt Pedigree when she learns that Constance hopes to elope with Hastings, but Tony drives Constance and Mrs. Hardcastle in circles and they never arrive, so Aunt Pedigree never appears onstage. Aunt Pedigree’s name is suggestive of her role: she is meant to protect the family pedigree from marriages that do not get family approval.
Aunt Pedigree Character Timeline in She Stoops to Conquer
The timeline below shows where the character Aunt Pedigree appears in She Stoops to Conquer. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.