LAMBERT, ALTON, SR., 1910-1986


Laborer, prison guard, service station owner, mail carrier. BornРSept. 23, 1910, Cottondale, Ala. ParentsРAlexander Washington and Linnie Ida (Green) Lambert. MarriedРCarrie Beale Boswell, February 8, 1936. ChildrenРThree. Worked at a foundry at Holt; on a gas pipeline; as a state prison guard, 1934-1940; Tennessee Coal and Iron, 1940-1947; U.S. Post Office, Fairfield, Ala., 1945-1956; U.S. Post Office, Cottondale, Ala., 1956-1970; service station business, 11 years. MemberРSons of the American Revolution; co-founder, Tuscaloosa Preservation Society. Died December 13, 1986.


History of Tuscaloosa County, Vol. 1, pp. 62-77.


Cemeteries of Tuscaloosa County, Alabama. S.l.; s.n., 1978.

Cemetery Records of Tuscaloosa County, Alabama; Survey. Centre, Ala.; Stewart University Press, 1982.

Evregreen [sic] Cemetery. S.l; s.n., 1980.

Greenwood Cemetery in Tuscaloosa. Tuscaloosa, Ala.; A. Lambert, 1980.

History of Tuscaloosa County. Centre, Ala.; Stewart University Press, 1979.

Lambert/Lamberth Families in America. Centre, Ala.; Stewart University Press, 1979.

Reminiscences of a Grandfather.  Centre, AL: Stewart Publishing Co., 1984

Tuscaloosa County Cemetery Records. Tuscaloosa, Ala.; A. Lambert, 1980.


A collection of the papers of Alton Lambert is held by the Hoole Special Collections Library at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa.