Mary was from Lancaster, Pennsylvania. MaryBurrell was born in 1761. She married GeorgeShuford, son of JohnShufordSr. and Mary ClareConrad, in 1786 at North Carolina; After getting married George and Mary moved into the Little River Mountains, about five miles from the confluence of the Little River and the French Broad River. They were one of the first settlers of Buncombe Co., North Carolina, although the portion in which he lived later become Transylvania Co. Mary Burrell died in 1842.