Rees, Thomas & John Thomas.Hanes Eglwysi Annibynnol Cymru (History of the Welsh Independent Churches), 4 volumes (published 1871+). Here is the entry from this book for Penmaenmawr chapel (in Welsh )- with translation by Eleri Rowlands (April 2010) Also Gerizim chapel - with translation by Eleri Rowlands (April 2012) Also Llanfairfechan chapel - with translation by Eleri Rowlands (April 2012)
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.
Llanfair-fechan Parish; Statistics; Area 6521 acres; Population 422 males, 387 females, total 809
Llanfairfechan Parish Church Rebuilt and consecrated 1849 Attendance - morning 110, afternoon 73 "The only weekly instruction given in the Parish is under the Superintendance of the Established Church. Children of all denominations are admitted and no objection has been made by any to the course of instruction. The children are not compelled to attend at Church but do so voluntarily in considerable numbers. On the thirty-first of March there were strange singers invited to one of the Dissenting chapels which attracted many of the usual attendants at the Church which made the congregation less than average" Services in Welsh James V Vincent, Rector
Hughes, Rowland John, papers
"Papers of Mr and Mrs Rowland John Hughes, Llanfairfechan, 1865-2000, including a biographical summary of his life, [c. 2000]; minute books of the Llanfairfechan and Aber Infant Clinic, 1924-1951; and notice, agreement and grants concerning property in the Llanfairfechan area, 1865-1883."
Old Bank, Bangor and Williams Bank & Co., Chester Banking Records
"Include; .... Banking records of the Platt family including Gorddinog (Llanfairfechan) and Ystrad Hall Estates, [c.1890]-1956.........."
Diaries of Rev. Edwin Jones 1933 July 13 - 1935 February 7 "Reverend Edwin Jones of Llanfairfechan lost his only son, Elis Wyn, in a cycling accident on 2 June 1933...."
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Caradoc Ellis Papers 1866-1948 - details of extant records on Archives Network Wales
"Include; .... typescripts by him on the history of Llanfairfechan its properties, industries, characters and religious causes.....Typescript transcripts of documents e.g. Llanfairfechan local board minutes, 1872-1886, deeds and sale catalogues of properties in Llanfairfechan, Penmaen-mawr urban district council, 1895-1897, ............ late 19th century; programmes of literary meetings in Llanfairfechan and Abergwyngregyn, 1867-1885 along with receipts relating to Eisteddfod Gadeiriol Llanfairfechan, 1928; prescription books of a Llanfairfechan chemist, 1877-1884; stock books and shop ledgers of shops in Llanfairfechan and Penmaen-mawr, 1916-1948; maps and plans, in particular of the Bryn y Neuadd estate in Llanfairfechan ...." Robert D. Barnsdale Papers - details of extant records on Archives Network Wales
"Include; ..... material relating to the history of north Wales, and the Llandudno and Llanfairfechan areas in particular....... photographs of Llanfairfechan railway station, ca. 19th and 20th centuries......."
Ysgolion Conwy/ Conwy Schools Records "Include; ............ Llanfairfechan National School, 1872-1940; Llanfairfechan Caersalem Council School, 1864-1963...."
Papers of St Winifred's School, Llanfairfechan 1927-1969 ".....founded in 1887 by Eleanor Douglas Pennant.... This public school for girls began at buildings at Garth and High Street, Bangor, moving to a site near the centre of the town of Llanfairfechan in 1922...."
Dr Henry Ellis Additional Papers 1857 February 10 - 1879 - details of extant records on Archives Network Wales
"Comprises medical officer's relief books for the Caernarfonshire district, 1857 - 1864, compiled by Dr Henry Ellis. Includes material relating to diseases prevalent among the poor in the Bangor and Llanfairfechan areas in particular..."