Carex plantaginea

ClassificationMonocots
FamilyCyperaceae
Family (Traditional)Cyperaceae
GenusCarex
SpeciesCarex plantaginea Lam.
Common Nameplantainleaf sedge
Growth Habitgraminoid
Plant NotesLeaf Persistance: Deciduous; Habit: graminoid; Woody/Herbaceous: herbaceous; Terrestrial/Aquatic: Terrestrial;
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate; Simple/Compound: Simple; Leaf Complexity: 0; Leaf Type: Grasslike;
Hypanthium: No; Perianth Absent: No; Fruit Color: ;
*Average C-Value: 8.6
C value 9
StatusNative; TN[SNR] KY[S5] (State Rank); G5 (Global Rank)
Specimen(s) View and Download Specimen Details »

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

  • State Boundaries
  • Counties
  • Counties - Species Present
Ecoregions
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.

Specimens and Distribution

This species has been reported in the following counties by the herbaria listed. An overview of the individual specimens are provided in the table that follows. Click on the accession number to view details; click on column headers to sort.

Counties included on distribution map: Breathitt (KY), Carter (KY), Clark (KY), Clinton (KY), Edmonson (KY), Elliott (KY), Fayette (KY), Garrard (KY), Harlan (KY), Jackson (KY), Johnson (KY), Laurel (KY), Lee (KY), Leslie (KY), Letcher (KY), McCreary (KY), Madison (KY), Martin (KY), Menifee (KY), Powell (KY), Pulaski (KY), Rockcastle (KY), Todd (KY), Wolfe (KY), Anderson (TN), Blount (TN), Campbell (TN), Cannon (TN), Carter (TN), Claiborne (TN), Clay (TN), Cocke (TN), Cumberland (TN), DeKalb (TN), Fentress (TN), Franklin (TN), Greene (TN), Grundy (TN), Hamilton (TN), Hancock (TN), Jackson (TN), Johnson (TN), Knox (TN), Marion (TN), Monroe (TN), Morgan (TN), Overton (TN), Pickett (TN), Polk (TN), Putnam (TN), Rhea (TN), Roane (TN), Scott (TN), Sevier (TN), Sullivan (TN), Sumner (TN), Unicoi (TN), Van Buren (TN), Washington (TN), White (TN)

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: APSC, BEREA, BOON, EKY, ETSU, HTTU, KNK, MDKY, TENN, UCHT, UOS, VDB

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1959 - 2019

Accession No. (click for full details) County State Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
31234100064318 Edmonson Kentucky 23 Apr 1980 Richard H. Hannan
3467
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064425 Rockcastle Kentucky 13 Apr 1989 Neal Denton
16
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064458 Monroe Tennessee 11 Apr 1979 B. Eugene Wofford
79-40
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100852241 Wolfe Kentucky 01 Apr 1988 Ross C. Clark
21742
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064334 Laurel Kentucky 21 Apr 1985 Ralph L. Thompson
85-66
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064474 Sevier Tennessee 03 May 2007 Landon E. McKinney
10023
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064375 Letcher Kentucky 07 Apr 1979 Jeffrey D. Sole
675
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064391 Powell Kentucky 21 Apr 1991 Ronald L. Jones
6722b
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064300 Kentucky 28 Apr 1974 W. Meijer
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064367 Leslie Kentucky 05 Apr 1991 David D. Taylor
15341
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064383 McCreary Kentucky 06 Apr 1991 David Taylor
15342
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100777844 Menifee Kentucky 24 Feb 2017 Thomas McFadden
320
EKY
Carex plantaginea
BEREA003728 Madison Kentucky 04 Apr 1959 Dan Pittillo
16
BEREA
Carex plantaginea
BEREA003730 Rockcastle Kentucky 20 Mar 1982 Melissa A. Lykens
97
BEREA
Carex plantaginea
31234100064292 Clark Kentucky 14 May 2001 Ross C. Clark
25489
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064359 Lee Kentucky 27 Apr 1996 W. Long
132
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064417 Powell Kentucky 01 May 2000 Ronald L. Jones
9246
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064326 Jackson Kentucky 26 Mar 1976 J. Stuart Lassetter
2501
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064276 Carter Kentucky 25 Apr 1965 Elizabeth M. Browne
9823
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064342 Laurel Kentucky 12 May 1989 Ralph L. Thompson
89-583
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100852233 Powell Kentucky 14 Jul 1985 Renee Murray
133
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064466 Rhea Tennessee 15 Apr 1988 V.E. McNeilus
88-288
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064433 Wolfe Kentucky 23 May 1992 Landon E. McKinney
5052
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064441 Cocke Tennessee 11 Jun 1980 Brian Boom
562
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100852225 Powell Kentucky 30 Apr 1988 Ross C. Clark
21326
EKY
Carex plantaginea
31234100064409 Powell Kentucky 23 May 1992 Landon E. McKinney
5046
EKY
Carex plantaginea
BEREA003724 Breathitt Kentucky 03 Apr 1976 Coleman Holt
s. n.
BEREA
Carex plantaginea
BEREA003727 Madison Kentucky 11 Mar 1997 Cary D. LaCourse
5
BEREA
Carex plantaginea
BEREA003729 Rockcastle Kentucky 13 Apr 1989 Neal Denton, Ralph L. Thompson
16
BEREA
Carex plantaginea
BEREA003731 Rockcastle Kentucky 10 Apr 1989 Ralph L. Thompson
89-119
BEREA
Carex plantaginea
BEREA003725 Laurel Kentucky 21 Apr 1985 Ralph L. Thompson, Marty Bender
85-66
BEREA
Carex plantaginea
BEREA003726 Laurel Kentucky 12 May 1989 Ralph L. Thompson?
89-583
BEREA
Carex plantaginea
ETSU001997 Washington Tennessee
ETSU
Carex plantaginea
ETSU001995 Sullivan Tennessee
ETSU
Carex plantaginea
ETSU001994 Greene Tennessee
ETSU
Carex plantaginea
ETSU001996 Sullivan Tennessee
ETSU
Carex plantaginea
ETSU001989 Unicoi Tennessee 04 Apr 2009 Frosty Levy
ETSU
Carex plantaginea
31973000010624 Wolfe Kentucky
KNK
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31973000010622 Elliott Kentucky
KNK
Carex plantaginea
31973000010619 Elliott Kentucky
KNK
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31973000010618 Martin Kentucky
KNK
Carex plantaginea
MDKY00003015 Powell Kentucky
MDKY
Carex plantaginea
MDKY00003008 Harlan Kentucky
MDKY
Carex plantaginea
N/A Unicoi Tennessee Frosty Levy
ETSU
Carex plantaginea
N/A Carter Tennessee 24 Mar 2012 Frosty Levy
ETSU
Carex plantaginea
ETSU001992 Washington Tennessee
ETSU
Carex plantaginea
ETSU001991 Washington Tennessee
ETSU
Carex plantaginea
ETSU001990 Unicoi Tennessee 27 Apr 2014 Frosty Levy
ETSU
Carex plantaginea
ETSU001993 Carter Tennessee
ETSU
Carex plantaginea
ETSU001988 Carter Tennessee
ETSU
Carex plantaginea
31973000010621 Clinton Kentucky
KNK
Carex plantaginea
31973000010623 Powell Kentucky
KNK
Carex plantaginea
31973000010620 Powell Kentucky
KNK
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MDKY00003007 Carter Kentucky
MDKY
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MDKY00003012 Menifee Kentucky
MDKY
Carex plantaginea
MDKY00003006 Carter Kentucky
MDKY
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MDKY00003010 Lee Kentucky
MDKY
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050193 DeKalb Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050234 White Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
MDKY00003014 Menifee Kentucky
MDKY
Carex plantaginea
MDKY00003013 Menifee Kentucky
MDKY
Carex plantaginea
MDKY00003009 Johnson Kentucky
MDKY
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MDKY00003011 McCreary Kentucky
MDKY
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0056622 Leslie Kentucky
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050233 White Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050185 Campbell Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050211 Pickett Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050191 Cocke Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050224 Sevier Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050215 Putnam Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050182 Anderson Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050203 Monroe Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050229 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050221 Rhea Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050197 Hancock Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050227 Unicoi Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050218 Putnam Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050190 Claiborne Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050189 Claiborne Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0056623 McCreary Kentucky
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050228 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050196 Grundy Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050220 Putnam Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050199 Jackson Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050230 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050225 Sumner Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050232 White Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050213 Pickett Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050223 Scott Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050206 Morgan Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050183 Blount Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050188 Claiborne Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0240914 Overton Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0056621 Carter Kentucky
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050187 Carter Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050217 Putnam Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050231 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050192 DeKalb Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050205 Monroe Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050180 Anderson Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050198 Jackson Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050195 Fentress Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050207 Overton Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050226 Unicoi Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050208 Overton Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050212 Pickett Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050204 Monroe Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050184 Blount Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050186 Campbell Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050181 Anderson Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050222 Roane Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050209 Overton Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050214 Polk Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050194 Fentress Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050202 Monroe Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
UCHT004148 Polk Tennessee 19 Jul 1980 Larry G. Williams
1245
UCHT
Carex plantaginea
UCHT004147 Polk Tennessee 15 Apr 1981 Larry G. Williams
1571
UCHT
Carex plantaginea
006663 Van Buren Tennessee
BOON
Carex plantaginea
APSC0067342 Edmonson Kentucky 06 Apr 1973 Arland Hotchkiss
APSC
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APSC0036571 Van Buren Tennessee
APSC
Carex plantaginea
APSC0053787 Marion Tennessee
APSC
Carex plantaginea
APSC0036567 Van Buren Tennessee
APSC
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TENN-V-0050210 Overton Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050200 Johnson Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050201 Knox Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0050216 Putnam Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
TENN-V-0050219 Putnam Tennessee
TENN
Carex plantaginea
UCHT004146 Scott Tennessee 03 May 2001 V. E. McNeilus
01-163
UCHT
Carex plantaginea
UCHT004141 Grundy Tennessee 13 Sep 2008 V.L. McDaniel
1147
UCHT
Carex plantaginea
UCHT004145 Hamilton Tennessee 15 Mar 2007 S. Huskins
462
UCHT
Carex plantaginea
006660 Carter Tennessee
BOON
Carex plantaginea
006669 Blount Tennessee
BOON
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APSC0067341 Menifee Kentucky
APSC
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APSC0107228 Carter Kentucky
APSC
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APSC0059882 Wolfe Kentucky
APSC
Carex plantaginea
APSC0053802 Van Buren Tennessee
APSC
Carex plantaginea
APSC0104202 Powell Kentucky 01 Apr 1982 Max Medley
APSC
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APSC0073889 McCreary Kentucky 21 May 1987 Max Medley
APSC
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APSC0067343 Wolfe Kentucky
APSC
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APSC0056949 White Tennessee
APSC
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APSC0055522 Cumberland Tennessee
APSC
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APSC0104100 Wolfe Kentucky
APSC
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APSC0036568 Cocke Tennessee
APSC
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APSC0114435 Pulaski Kentucky 28 Apr 2019 Mason Brock
APSC
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APSC0048382 DeKalb Tennessee
APSC
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APSC0106120 Harlan Kentucky
APSC
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HTTU027397 Rhea Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU030124 Jackson Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU014396 Jackson Tennessee
HTTU
Carex plantaginea
HTTU028751 DeKalb Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU027398 Rhea Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU029194 Marion Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU028149 Jackson Tennessee
HTTU
Carex plantaginea
APSC0104138 Todd Kentucky 13 Apr 1976 Raymond Athey
APSC
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N/A Powell Kentucky Calvin Andries
EKY
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N/A Unicoi Tennessee Frosty Levy
ETSU
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HTTU007305 Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU028817 Marion Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU028814 Clay Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU026833 Jackson Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU030125 Jackson Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU033584 Rhea Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU034782 Marion Tennessee 28 Mar 1971 R.W. Simmers, Jr.
2154
HTTU
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HTTU014395 Jackson Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU034731 Marion Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU007304 Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU029996 Putnam Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU028150 Jackson Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU030123 Jackson Tennessee
HTTU
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UCHT040175 Polk Tennessee
UCHT
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HTTU007306 Putnam Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU014394 Jackson Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU029584 Jackson Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU028148 Jackson Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU033364 Hancock Tennessee
HTTU
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HTTU028961 Jackson Tennessee
HTTU
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TENN-V-0244618 Blount Tennessee
TENN
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TENN-V-0244494 Cannon Tennessee
TENN
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UCHT037306 Tennessee
UCHT
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UCHT037307 Polk Tennessee
UCHT
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UOS06849 Franklin Tennessee 08 May 1997 Mary P. Priestley
UOS
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UOS06851 Van Buren Tennessee 20 Apr 2001 Chris A. Fleming
UOS
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BRIT160260 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160451 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160284 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160283 Tennessee
VDB
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UCHT037308 Overton Tennessee
UCHT
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UOS06850 Franklin Tennessee 22 Apr 2006 Jon Evans
UOS
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BRIT160300 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160299 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160443 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160293 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160291 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160309 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160286 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160264 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160446 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160310 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160306 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160259 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160292 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160265 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160304 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160450 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160267 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160303 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160445 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160295 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160441 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160311 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160263 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160258 Tennessee
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BRIT160262 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160301 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160302 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160297 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160308 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160285 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160288 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160305 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160435 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160438 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160437 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160294 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160290 Tennessee
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BRIT160296 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160439 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160266 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160444 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160298 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160436 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160449 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160287 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160433 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160447 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160440 Tennessee
VDB
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BRIT160289 Tennessee
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BRIT160442 Tennessee
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BRIT160261 Tennessee
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BRIT160307 Tennessee
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BRIT160432 Tennessee
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BRIT160448 Tennessee
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BRIT160434 Tennessee
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