Tom Lenk

Lenk in 2017, photo by Joe Seer/

Birth Name: Thomas Loren Lenk

Place of Birth: Camarillo, Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: June 16, 1976

Ethnicity: German, English, French, Dutch

Tom Lenk is an American stage and television actor.

Tom’s paternal grandfather was named Manfred Lenk. Manfred was German.

Tom’s paternal grandmother was Wanda J. Reneau (the daughter of Marvin C. Reneau and Mary L. Hightower). Wanda was born in Rankin, Upton, Texas.

Tom’s maternal grandfather was named Jack Dewald Sherman.

Tom’s maternal grandmother was Alice Laverna Henck (the daughter of Edward Warren Henck and Ethel Viola Addison). Edward was the son of George Henry Henck and Rose Budd Styer. Ethel was the daughter of Arthur Linn Addison and Elizabeth Laverna VanBuskirk.

Sources: Marriage record of Tom’s parents –

Obituary of Tom’s maternal grandmother, Alice Laverna (Henck) Sherman –

1 Response

  1. leojainen says:

    This appears to be his father Frederic in the 1950 Census:

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