Good morning Michael. My grandfather's family come from Moneymore just South of Magherafelt on the Loop road.He was Born in the late Part of the 1800's I have a great aunt who still lives in Moneymore. Her son James Cooney has a wealth of information of the McErlane's in that area. I have no dought it is of the same family. Aye yours Jimmy McErlane Toronto Canada Expat Greenock Scotland.