Rev. Alexander Macrae, B.A., Curate of St. Helen's
From 1890 to 1899, he worked on what became the Clan History book. More information about this period is printed in the book's preface.
In 1890, he went to Kintail, where he started gathering information for the Clan History book.
In 1893-1896, the Clan History was published as a series of articles in the North Star.
In 1899, the Clan History book (the History of the Clan Macrae with Genealogies) was published by Dingwall: A. M. Ross and Company.