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With parental permission it is possible to get married in any state. Most require that you be at least 16, even with permission. Without it you must be at least 18, and 19 in one state and 21 in another.

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The age of majority is 18. If you are at least 16 and have parental permission you can get married in most states.

In which states can you legally get married at age 16 to a 19-year-old guy?

In just about every state you can get married at 16 if you have parental consent. There is no state that will allow someone under the age of 18 to get married without parental consent/court approval/special circumstances.

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Are your parents legally responsible for you if you are married and under the age of 21?

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What do i need to get married if I'm under age?

Legally you cant ! As you said - you're 'under age' AND the person conducting the ceremony would need proof you're old enough.

What state can you get married at age 14?

None. To get married under age of sixteen, you must have a court order. And that's only in some states.

Can you get married if you are both under age?

Not legally so like a minister or priest or Someone will not marry you hand in hand LEGAllly

Can you get married under age sixteen?

There are a few states that will allow it, normally with a court order.

Can you get married at the age of 13?

Not in most places! If you are under the age of majority, it requires parental consent. Most states will not issue a marriage license to someone under the age of 16.

If you are married in Oklahoma at age 16 are you emancipated?

If you are legally married, you are considered an adult.

If you and your girlfriend are both 15 can you get married legally in Arkansas?

In AR, males under the age of 17 and females under the age of 16 cannot marry without a court order (even if they have parental consent).

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Can get married at age 17?

The answer to this question is yes. In most states, parental consent is needed to marry under the age of 18

What is the legal age to get merrid in Norway?

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In the renaissance girls were legally allowed to get married at the age of 12 but if they decide earlier they can get married at the age of 7.

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In most states you would have to have written parental consent.

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The age at which someone can marry an illegal alien is based on the law of the state. Anyone can legally marry if they of legal age. Most states put the age at about 18.

If your girfriend is 14 and you are 16 can you get married if she wants too and is pregnant?

No, chances are not good. Many states will not allow someone under the age of 16 to get married at all. In others it requires parental permission and a court order to get married under the age of 16.

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Would a 18 year old need a parent permission inorder to get married?

If you are in the United States, no. If you are in another country, please check the age in which you are considered legally an adult. Whatever age that is, you do not need your parent's permission in order to get married.