Church and chapel data from The Religious census of 1851 : A Calendar of the returns relating to Wales, Vol 11, North Wales. Ed. by Ieuan Gwynedd Jones, UWP, 1981. The names given towards the end of each entry are those of the informants.
Bettws-y-coed Parish; Statistics; Area 3537 acres; Population 234 males, 244 females, total 478
- Bettws-y-coed Parish Church Attendance - afternoon 70 Service in Welsh Rich. Jones Stipendiary Curate, Bettwsycoed
- Soar, Independent Dissenters Erected 1842 Attendance - afternoon 44 inc 20 scholars, evening 40 inc 16 scholars Evan Lewis, Minister
- Brynmawr, Calvinistic Methodist Erected before 1806 Attendance - morning 237, afternoon 203, evening 295 William Jones, Elder,Penrallt Bettws y bedd