Because women are expected to be virgins when they marry.
They were given large sums of money when they got married.
viking women wore long loose dresses and full length aprons fastned with brooches
They turned into women
Usually Frankish women got married around the age of 12.
Willim married at such a young age because he wanted a family so desperately
this is due to the young age that the women down there get married. look it up on google.
In the 1700's, women would be engaged before they even reached adulthood, especially in the case of arranged marriages and royalty. Modern day women are allowed to get married at the age of 16 with parental consent or 18 without it.
Juliet - 13 years old, nearly 14. This was pretty young to get married; in Shakespeare's day, most women got married in their mid-twenties. The text does not say or give any clue as to Romeo's age.