"Baldwin, Nathaniel. Second son of Richard of Cholesbury, co. Bucks, Eng.; a cooper, of Milford; his first wife Abigail d. there 22 Mar. 1648. She was prob. sister of William Camp, who was called uncle by his son John. He settled in Fairfield, where he had a home lot recorded 13 Jan. 1653 [1653/4]. Inv. taken at Fairfield, 19 Oct. 1658. Widow Joan (previously married); three children by former wife living at Milford; also three children by present wife, under age. Eldest son John chose Mr. Pell guardian. Daniel receipted for portion 1663, and John 1665/6; Nathaniel of Milford receipted for himself and sister Abigail, 1668.
The will of Joanna Skidmore, wife of Thomas, in 1667, named children John, Daniel, Joanna and Abigail Westcott, and Sarah, Deborah and Samuel Baldwin. His second wife was Joan, widow of Richard Westcott; she m. (3) Thomas Skidmore. She was sister of the wife of Robert Sanford of Hartford.
Thomas Skidmore and Cornelius Hull, Adm'rs of Est. of Nathaniel Baldwin, sold to Sarah and Deborah Baldwin land which they entered for record on 16 Apr. 1675. Four days later, Sarah Baldwin, joint proprietor with her sister Deborah Read, sold to her brother-in-law William Read all her interest. Samuel Baldwin had land by gift and also by purchase from his father-in-law Thomas Skidmore, recorded 26 Feb. 1677."