The 1841 population was 2,881
Strood fell within the Hundred of Shamwell. Its 19th century Registration District & Poor Law Union was North Atlesford 1835-84, Strood 1884-1930.
Probate Jurisdiction was Rochester.
See NWKFHS publications West Kent Sources and School Records for further information.
For project purposes this parish is covered by Kent FHS.
Church and Chapels (pre 1910)
- Independent: Zoar Chapel, high St. (1796). Original registers from 1791.
- Congregational: St mary's Rd. (1880). No information on registers.
- Wesleyan: Frindsbury Rd. (1887). No information on registers.
- Wesleyan: North St. (1859-1889 sold). No information on registers.