Our family name is ELLERBY our great great grandfather was David Ellerby. He was born in 1797 in Searby Lincolnshire. We know he had brothers by the name of John and Robert. John was born in 1785 and Robert was born in 1809. We know they came to North America. We don't know the year they left England or where in North America they landed. However,we know David was married in Canada in 1843.