The Bachelorette 9 (Courtesy Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia)
The ninth season of The Bachelorette is set to premiere on May 27, 2013. This season features 27-year-old Desiree Hartsock, a bridal stylist from Northglenn, Colorado. Hartsock was sent home by Sean Lowe during the hometown dates episode, on the seventeenth season of The Bachelor.
Casting began during the airing of the eighth season of the show. Before Hartsock was chosen in this season, one potential candidate, Misee Harris, a dentist from Tennessee is vying to become the first Black bachelorette. Harris was chosen to be in The Bachelor in the previous year and did not made it in the final stage. But, she never signed the agreement.
Biographical information according to ABC official series site, which gives first names only, plus footnoted additions. If any surnames found, source them into a reliable source article. Ages stated are at time of contest.