1811–1873

1811, Barnard Castle, Durham, Eng­land.

Au­gust 21, 1873, Leavy Greave, Sheffield, Eng­land.

Educated at Tri­ni­ty Col­lege, Cam­bridge (BA 1835, MA 1841), Mercer became Incumbent of St. George’s, Sheffield, in 1840. His works in­clude:

  1. God, That Madest Earth and Heaven
  1. How Bright Appears the Morning Star