Charles Olivier Mercier Switzerland

Biography of Charles Olivier Mercier

Charles Olivier Mercier was born in Ollon, a municipality in the canton of Vaud, Switzerland. The son of the Reverend Jules Mercier, he seems to have followed in his father’s footsteps, studying Theology at the University of Lausanne for four years before his matriculation at Glasgow in 1897, where he attended the English Literature class of Professor Andrew C Bradley.


Archival Materials

  • R/8/5/18/5 Matriculation Slips 1897-1898, Men K-M
  • R9/1/9 Class Catalogue 1895-1900


Charles Olivier Mercier
Born 1875.
GU Degree: Arts, 1897;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow
Record last updated: 20th Feb 2013

Country Associations

Switzerland Switzerland, Vaud, Ollon
Place of Birth

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student