AUNT PITTYPAT HAMILTON (b. Sarah Jane Hamilton) is the fictional aunt of Melanie and Charles Hamilton and the aunt-in-law of Scarlett O'hara and Ashley Wilkes. Pittypat was the sister of Col. William R. Hamilton and is also the sister of Uncle Henry. Pittypat was the legal gardian of her niece and nephew but due to her weak and vulnerable personality her coachman Uncle Peter took care of Melanie and Chales.
IN GONE WITH THE WIND
Pittypat was first mentioned by the Tarleton twins to Scarlett at the begining of chapter 1 of Gone With The Wind and ten again is briefly mentioned at the wedding of Scarlett and Charles.
|Scarlett O'Hara · Melanie Hamilton · Rhett Butler · Ashley Wilkes · Aunt Pittypat · Gerald O'Hara · Will Benteen|
|Georgia · Tara · Twelve Oaks · Atlanta · Five Points · Rough and Ready · Macon|
|Introduction · Picnic of Twelve Oaks · Off to War · Move to Atlanta · The Confederate Ball · Messages of Death · Home on Furlough · Siege of Atlanta · Journey Back to Tara · The Neighborhood in Ruins · Death of a Yankee · A Fresh Start · Home from the War · The Return of Jonas · Rhett's Imprisonment · Fanny Elsing's Wedding|