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Joan- I am familair with you via my father, James F. Matchette, and a distant cousin who is probably your brother, Patrick Matchette, of the northern suburbs of Chicago. My father is deceased and I haven't written Parick since the late 90's. We come form the same family of Samuel Matchet as you. My great grandfather was John Matchette, the next youngest brother to William. Both were born in Banbdridge, County Down, No Ireland to my knowledge. I'd like to discuss this further with you and compare notes. My cousin, also James Matchette, is also working on this with me. Thanks,