Teresa Lynn Altom

1962–2008 (Age 45)
Fort Collins, Larimer, Colorado, United States

The Life of Teresa Lynn

When Teresa Lynn Altom was born on 7 September 1962, in Fort Collins, Larimer, Colorado, United States, her father, Shelby William Altom, was 34 and her mother, Yvonne Valerie Ann Crisp, was 25. She died on 12 April 2008, in Bluffdale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 45.

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Family Time Line

Shelby William Altom
Yvonne Valerie Ann Crisp
Teresa Lynn Altom

Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 1

President John F. Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas, Texas.
1963 · The Second Largest Artificial Lake in the United States

Age 1

Lake Powell is known as the Second Largest Artificial Lake in the United States, following Lake Mead. It was created by flooding after the construction of the Glen Canyon Dam. The reservoir is named for explorer John Wesley Powell, who explored the Colorado River in 1869 and In 1972, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area was established. Today it is public land managed by the National Park Service, and available to the public for recreational purposes.
1976 · The Copyright Act of 1976

Age 14

The primary form of copyright law in the United States. The Act spells out what is the basic rights of the copyright holder and what is classified as fair use.

Name Meaning

Probably one of several variants of English Halton or Alton , but it could also be an altered form of English Altham, which is a habitational name from Altham in Whalley, Lancashire, named in Old English as ‘river meadow (hamm) of the swans (elfitu)’.

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Teresa Lynn Altom - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Teresa Lynn Altom

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