I am not related - this is part of a transcription project.
from the Manual with Rules and Orders for the use of the General Assembly of the State of Rhode Island, 1914. Providence: E.L. Freeman Co., State Printers, 1914.
biographical sketches, REPRESENTATIVES continued. p. 401.
"PATRICK LAPPIN, of Central Falls, was born in Airdrie, Lanark Shire, Scotland, March 11, 1871, receiving his education in the schools of his native country. Was a member of the city council of Central Falls, 1908. Was representative, 1911, and since January, 1913. Occupation, practical dyer and bleacher. Politics, democratic."