Dear Carol, Wells Matchett married Susanna Williams 13 Dec 1828 in Irwin Georgia. Rachel Eliza Matchett married John Williams 27 Jan 1869 in Sumter Georgia. I am sure their were other marriages probably in the Duplin NC area since your John Matchett precedes the above dates. In the 1790 Duplin NC Census you have John Matchett. In the 1800 Duplin NC Census you have John and William Matchett. In the 1810-1820 Duplin NC census you have William Matchett. In the 1790 Duplin NC census you have the following Williams surname. Aron, Byrd, Christan, David, Frederick, Jacob, Jeremiah, John, John, Joseph, Joseph, Joseph, Labin, Stephen, Stephen, and Theophilus Williams.