Character Bio and Images

Mei (Fong)

Portrayed By: Angela Zhou

Affiliation/Role: Chinese Laborer/Translator

Duration: Season 5

Tao's daughter, in disguise as his son, Fong, Mei establishes an intimate bond with Bohannon. Mei supplements her father's duties as a leader and translater for the Chinese laborers.

More Characters

Ruth Cole

The estranged daughter of Reverend Cole, Ruth arrives after the sudden death of her mother. Shrouded with an act of innocence, Ruth quickly uses her...

Duration: Seasons 1-4

Joseph Black Moon

A former member of the Cheyenne who embraces the teachings of Reverend Cole. He attempts to establish peaceful relations with the Cheyenne on behalf of...

Duration: Seasons 1 & 2

Elam Ferguson

A recently freed and educated slave, whose father was a white plantation owner. Elam seeks to establish a better life working on the transcontinental railroad,...

Duration: Seasons 1-3; 4 (Recurring)

Mickey McGinnes

The older, and often wiser, of the McGinnes brothers, who have arrived to seek their fortune and escape the clutches of a dark secret left...

Duration: Seasons 1-5

Naomi Bohannon (née Hatch)

A Mormon girl who weds Cullen Bohannon after it's discovered that she's carrying his baby...

Duration: Seasons 3-5 (Recurring)