Remembrance was born about 1654, the illegitimate child of Mary Burt [daughter of Henry Burt and Ulalia Marche] and Sgt Samuel Wright Jr.
Her mother Mary Burt married 18 Oct 1654 to William Brooks. William Brooks first appears in New England on 6 Feb 1648/49 at Springfield, Massachusetts, when he took the oath of fidelity (meaning that he was then at least 21 years of age). There he married, 18 Oct 1654, Mary Burt, daughter of Henry Burt and Ulalia Marche, with whom he had 16 children. She was at the time recently delivered of an illegitimate child by Sgt. Samuel Wright Jr. (who would be raised as Remembrance Brooks).
1654 Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
1713 Colchester, New London, Connecticut
BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM BROOKS COMPILED BY CHRISTOPHER BROOKS:
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Remembrance by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Remembrance: