Family was important to Jane Austen, and Jane was important to her family. And as in all large families, it can be hard to remember who’s who. To help you track everyone a bit more easily as you read Claire Tomalin’s “Jane Austen: A Life,” we’ve laid out Austen’s family tree below, as well as closer looks at her parents’ families. Check your copy of Tomalin’s biography for a more detailed look at Austen’s family.
Here is a look at George Austen’s family tree
Here is a look at Cassandra (née Leigh)’s family tree: