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Reese Witherspoon and other celebrities mad for geography-themed baby names

Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth in 2011. (Jae C. Hong/AP)

Born early Thursday, reports People, Tennessee is the star’s third child and her first with new husband Jim Toth. (Perhaps they’re big fans of her homestate’s beloved Tennessee Ernie Ford? Kids, that was just a stage name: The late country singer was christened “Ernest.”)

See some other geography-mad celebrity families in this photo gallery.

View Photo Gallery: Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth named their new son Tennessee James Toth, making them the latest in a long lineage of celebrity parents to whose babies bear the names of famous places.

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