Church and chapel data from The Religious census of 1851 : A Calendar of the returns relating to Wales, Vol 1, South Wales. Ed. by I.G Jones, & D. Williams. UWP, Cardiff, 1976. The names given towards the end of each entry are those of the informants. Check with Gwent RO to see what extant records are held, and possible names of chapels/churches established after 1851.
Dixton Newton Parish; Statistics; Area 7268 acres; Population 2797 males, 3170 females, total 5967
- Dixton Parish Church - Attendance - morning 104+52 scholars, afternoon 80+50 scholars "The above is no criterion of the number of persons in the parish attending public worship, as members of the Church, from the circumstances of the Church being inconveniently situated and not affording sufficient accommodation, from the scattered nature of then population and from many residing near to other parish churches" 2 services in English James Lister Dighton, Vicar