Clerk, Alan, a Scotch clergyman, took his degree at the University of St. Andrews in 1637; was presented to the living at Glenelg in 1641, but served Knoydart in 1642. The synod enjoined him in 1680 to attend synod twice a year. He continued in November, 1681, but the parish was vacant in 1689. See Fasti Eccles. Scoticance, 3:101.