Lynn Herring

Herring in 2003, pic by Prphotos

Birth Name: Sheryl Lynn Herring

Place of Birth: Enid, Oklahoma, U.S.

Date of Birth: September 22, 1958

*English (father)
*German, English (mother)

Lynn Herring is an American actress.

While Lynn is often said to have Albanian and British ancestry, she doesn’t appear to have any Albanian ancestry.

Lynn’s paternal grandparents were George Jacobs Herring (the son of William Wesley Herring and Creasay Woodard) and Lona Mae Green (the daughter of George Washington Green and Martha P. Johnson).

Lynn’s maternal grandparents were Richard Victor Tonn (the son of Rudolph C. Tonn and Emelie/Amelia) and Dolores Longman (the daughter of Percy Longman and Sarah Edith Maund). Richard was born in New Mexico, to German parents. Dolores was born in Louisiana, to English parents.

Sources: Obituary of Lynn’s mother –

Lynn’s maternal grandfather, Richard Victor Tonn, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Lynn’s maternal grandmother, Dolores Longman, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

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