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Boland, Patrick Joseph

Born: 1880 AD
Died: 1942 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Politician

1880 – Born in Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, on the 6th of January. American politician.

         – He attended St. Thomas Aquinas College and worked as a carpenter and general contractor.

1905-1906 – He was the Scranton city council.

1907 – Served as the Board of education in Scranton.

1908 – Married to Sarah Jennings on 24th of November.

1915-1919 – Became the county commissioner of Lackawanna County.

1930 – He was elected to the House of Representatives.

1931 – Married again to Veronica Barrett on 27th of October.

         – Elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-second and to the five succeeding Congresses.

1935 – He served as the Majority Whip.

         – Member of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks and of the Knights of Columbus.

1942 – He died on 18th of May and was interred in the Cathedral Cemetery in Scranton.