Originally Posted by Lbooker
"Aisha was six years old when betrothed to Muhammad.
She stayed in her parents' home until the age of nine or ten, when the marriage was consummated in Medina. Most of the Islamic sources indicate that she was 9 years old at the time that the Prophet first had sexual intercourse with her  with the single exception of al-Tabari, who records that she was ten. She was therefore married to Muhammad while still a child."