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Age: Exact age unknown - early 40s?
Husband: Patrick Corrigan
(1958-1995) an architect, killed in a car accident in
California in 1995 and is buried in Ireland.(see
Son: Connor (1982-1995) killed in same
accident with his father and is buried in Ireland.(see
Daughter: Katherine (Kat) who is eight
years old (at the start of the series) and is gifted with
ESP, much the same way Derek is.
Cantwell, who died when she was small (see
"Inheritance" and "Reckoning")
Grandfather: Joshua Cantwell,
a Satanist (see "Reckoning")
Cantwell, was a necromancer. (see
- Newest member of the
SF Legacy House (see "Pilot", Kristin
doesn't count since she's not
"officially" a SF Legacy House member.)
Lives in her own home, not
in the castle on Angel Island. Does overnight visits with
Kat every once in awhile though.
Emily babysits Kat when
Rachel is away on business.
Was almost raped then
burned at the stake as a witch by the Right Reverend
Abraham Hawking, Leader of New Eden, who is waiting to
reclaim the Earth after the Messiah returns. The Rev. had
it in his head to re-populate the Earth starting with
Rachel. (see "Town Without Pity")
Knows how to play Scottish
bagpipes. (see "Lights Out")
Is still very much in love
with her dead husband but is trying to move along. (see
"The Gift" II)
Kissed Derek on the
balcony on Christmas Eve at the SF Legacy House. (see
"The Gift" II)
Even after all the
supernatural/paranormal events that she has seen and been
a part of, Rachel is still very skeptical or possibly in
denial of believing in those kinds of things. (see
"The Gift" II)
- Sins of the Father
- Town Without Pity
- The Twelfth Cave
- Man in the Mist
- The Inheritance
- The Reckoning
- Traitor Among Us
- The New Guard (Season
- The Gift (II)
- Transference (II)
- Rough Beast (II)
- Repentance (II)
- Fear (II)
- The Choice (II)
- Stolen Hearts (Season
- The Light (III)
- Metamorphosis (III)
- The Internment (III)
- Seduction (III)
against everything I've ever learned in the medical
field!" (said in many different episodes!)
"But Derek. Look
at me. I finally understand what youve been talking
about. Derek, Ive never felt so alive."
Rachel to Derek in "Town Without Pity."
"The moment I met
you I thought your place would be with us in the Legacy.
Now Im certain of it." Derek to Rachel in
"Town Without Pity." "So am I" says
Rachel in response.
does not recognize past life regression."
Rachel in "The Man in the Mist."
"That which one
cannot defeat, one begins to believe in." Rachel
discussing evil with Derek (see "The Ghost in the
not fair, its life." Rachel talking to
Kevin Sumner in "Do Not Go Gently."
"You want life to
be fair? Well, its not. You want God to make things
right? He wont without your help!" Derek
telling Rachel she has no choice but to continue the
fight in "The Reckoning."
"You were meant
to find your way to the Legacy. You are part of us."
Derek speaking to Rachel in "The Reckoning."
Rachel replies, "Doesnt
everyone?" when asked if she plays bagpipes
(see "Lights Out!").
isnt it? I get paid all this money to help people
deal with their emotions and Im a basket
case." Rachel, speaking to Derek in "The
"The moment of
death is something every being must face. Some believe
its a new beginning. Some people cant face
the prospect that its the end of everything. And
some, like Stephen Romero, would make it their very
reason for living. Thank God for the Legacy." Written
in her journal in "Transference."
Discussing the events of
"Lullaby", she says "
my faith that the Legacy fulfills some greater
"Dr. Peyton told
me you could start to unravel, any time."
Spoken by Kat in Rachels nightmare in
"Today I defeated
the demon, but I didnt kill it. I know that it will
return, another place, another time, to feed on our
doubts and insecurities. Only by confronting and
embracing our fears can we face the demon head on and
drive it out. And only then, can we find inner
peace." Rachels Legacy Journal entry in
been the odd man out Im the one always
swimming against the current. Theres so many things
I dont agree with around here. The way the Legacy
is willing to sacrifice anyone for the cause. The demands
it puts on our personal life. The way we choose
violence." Rachel trying to explain to Alex why
she wants to leave in "The Choice."
doctor. Ive taken an oath to save life, not destroy
it. Sometimes it seems like the only answer we have
around here is death and violence." Rachel
trying to explain to Alex why she wants to leave in
see it? This house is like a magnet. A lightning rod for
evil and its just a matter of time before it
destroys all of us." Rachel trying to explain
to Alex why she wants to leave in "The Choice."
trying to blame everything on the Legacy."
Alex, explaining to Derek why Rachel wants to leave in
always had major doubts. Right from the beginning." Nicks
comment about Rachel in "The Choice."
temptation here is the Legacy. Maybe it takes more
strength to leave than to stay
The risks, the
danger, the flirtation with death. Its like an
addiction." Rachel trying to explain to Derek
why she wants to leave in "The Choice."
Mega-thanks to Emmalee for giving me her massive list
of data that was the beginnings of the character and
archive pages and for the Season Two quotes.
Content Last Updated: Dec 1998