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Emily Karlsson (née Ferguson) was a contestant on the 20th season of The Bachelor.

She was eliminated in week 7.

She returned for the 3rd season of Bachelor in Paradise. She quit in week 4.

She returned again for the 4th season of Bachelor in Paradise. She quit in week 4.

Personal life[]

She has a twin sister, Haley Ferguson. They both appeared on the same seasons of all their Bachelor franchise appearances until Emily got a boyfriend.

She began dating Swedish hockey player William Karlsson in November 2017. They got engaged on December 11, 2020, and were married on July 23, 2022. Their first child, Beckham William, was born on May 12, 2023 (2023-05-12) (age 1). They are expecting their second child in December 2024.


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Height: 5′4″

Tattoos: None

Favorite Music: Country Music

All-Time Favorite Movies: Horrible Bosses, Bridesmaids, The Notebook

Cold or Hot Weather?: Hot weather — I would rather sweat than be cold.

If you wanted to really impress a man, what would you do and why? Be mysterious and also just really dress to impress! It’s more important to dress well and look classy and act classy.

What are the top 3 things on your bucket list? To be in New York on New Year’s Eve to watch the ball drop and see all the people!

Travel to unique places out of the country and do crazy things like bungee jump, zip line, and adventure around and make unforgettable memories.

Go to Six Flags and ride every single ride!

What’s your most embarrassing moment? Peeing my pants in front of my whole high school cheer team from laughing so hard!

Describe your idea of the ultimate date. The ultimate date for me would be something simple. Like laying somewhere looking at the stars and having great conversations and laughing.

What does being married mean to you? It means you are committed and ready to start a stable family and set a good example for your children.

If you could be someone else for just one day, who would it be and why? My sister! Just to see if she thinks exactly like me or to see how different we really are.