Duchess is the female protagonist of Disney's 1970 film The Aristocats. She is the mother of Marie, Berlioz, and Toulouse. Duchess means Wife of Duke.


Duchess is a long-haired purebred white Turkish Angora cat with blue eyes later described as shining like sapphires. She wears a gold, jeweled collar studded with diamonds.


  • Mary (biological mother)
  • Gaston (father; deceased)
  • Maurice O'Malley (father-in-law)
  • Toby O'Malley (brother-in-law)
  • Anastasia O'Malley (mother-in-law; deceased)
  • Jonathan (ex-husband; deceased)
  • Johanna (adopted oldest sister)
  • Johanna's parents (adopted father and mother; deceased)
  • Tom Galore (adopted father)
  • Toodles Galore (adopted mother)
  • Tom and Toodles's son (adopted oldest brother; deceased)
  • Junior Galore (adopted younger brother)
  • Kitty Galore (adopted youngest sister)
  • Thomas O'Malley (husband and boyfriend)
  • Toulouse (firstborn son)
  • Marie (daughter)
  • Berlioz (youngest son)