He did not specify what religions he was referring to.
Reuters said underage marriage is widespread in the US, where about 170,000 children were wed between 20 in 38 of the 50 states where data was available.
Mr Christie conditionally vetoed the measure, sending it back to the state legislature with proposed changes.
He said it should have an exception so a judge can approve marriages for 16- and 17-year-olds.
According to the Turkish Marriage Legislation and regulations, a Turkish national and a foreigner or two foreigners with different nationalities can get married in Turkey, which can be done only by the competent Turkish authorities.
Two foreigners from the same nationality can marry in Turkey either in the offices of their own Country's Embassy or Consulate, or in the Turkish Marriage Offices run by local municipalities.
So I began researching traditional Muslim wedding customs to see how we Muslims have been doing weddings around the world for 1,400 years. This page is intended to be a celebration of the various local customs with which people have embellished their wedding day.