The 1841 population was 326
Nettlestead fell within the Hundred of Twyford. Its 19th century Registration District & Poor Law Union was Maidstone.
Probate Jurisdiction was Shoreham to 1845, PCC 1846-57.
See NWKFHS publications West Kent Sources and School Records for further information.
For project purposes this parish is covered by Kent FHS.