I found several records of the Keeling family in Granville Co., NC, and thought I'd share as follows:
George Keeling who died c.1759 in Granville Co., NC and was married to Agnes Bullock:
George Keeling. Bill of Sale.,Aug. 2, 1760, Rich’d Bullock, of Gr. Co. to his gr. Daut. Frances Keeling, daut. Of George Keeling, deceased, in consi. Of “the good will & affection,” conveys negro boy named “Bob” in the care of grantor’s son John Bullock, and grantor also places in the hands of John Williams Jr. “one candle pan” for use of said grand daughter together with said negro.Wit: Richard Henderson, Zac. Bullock.Id. P. 160. Bond, Sept. 19, 1759, “unto William Person, William Hurst, Charles Johnson & Robert Hicks Esq’rs. Justices of the County Court” of Gr. Co., pen. 600 pounds.; of Agnes Keeling, who is apptd guardian of Elizabeth, orphan of George Keeling deceased.Sur: John Sims, Thomas Lowe.Id. P. 122. Same; ward John, son of George Keeling. Id. P. 123.Source: History and Genealogies of Old Granville County, North Carolina, 1746-1800 by Thomas McAdory Owen, Southern Historical Press, Inc.
John Keeling, son of George Keeling & Agnes Bullock:
Page 101 – Feb. Court 1797 – John Keeling’s Land, he deceased, was divided to the four heirs – contained 69 acres – divided to Mrs. Frances Ridley, Mrs. Agga Burton, Mrs. Elizabeth Henderson, Mrs. Ann Satterwhite.Source: Abstracts of the Wills and Estate Records of Granville County North Carolina 1746-1808 by Zae Hargett Gwynn, Published by Joseph W. Watson, Rocky Mount, NC.
Agnes Bullock Keeling Williams Will:
Page 324-327, Mar. 29, 1802 – proved May court 1803 – Agnes Williams wills to…Daughter Frances Ridley, granddaughter Sarah Ridley, granddaughter Elizabeth Burton, great-granddaughter Frances Keeling Burton (daughter of James Minge Burton & Elizabeth, his wife), grandson James Ridley, granddaughter Frances Ridley, granddaughter Polly Ridley, grandson Robert Ridley, granddaughter Peggy Satterwhite, granddaughter Nancy Satterwhite, grandson Edwin Satterwhite, grandson Horace Satterwhite, grandson John Henderson, granddaughter Elizabeth Alexander.Codicil:Grandson Leonard Henderson, granddaughter Fanny Henderson, daughter Agatha Burton, grandson Frank N.W. Burton.Source:Abstracts of the Wills and Estate Records of Granville County North Carolina 1746-1808 by Zae Hargett Gwynn, Published by Joseph W. Watson, Rocky Mount, NC.