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.
Churchstoke parish exc. that part in Salop - statistics; Area 8787 acres; Population 656 males, 627 females, total 1286
- Churchstoke Parish Church Diocese of Hereford Attendance - morning 171 + 34 boys and 32 girls, afternoon 66 + 34 boys and 32 girls Robert More White, Minister
- Wesleyan Methodist, Churchstoke Village Attendance - afternoon 30 "This return is for a house used as a place of worship" Edward Watson, Wesleyan Minister, Welshpool
- Pen y cwm, Bacheldre township, Primitive Methodist Dwelling house Attendance - afternoon 27 James Davies, Lay Preacher, Pentre, Churchstoke
- Cwm, Bacheldre township, Primitive Methodist Dwelling house Attendance - evening 30 James Davies, Lay Preacher, Pentre, Churchstoke