This is an old posting but youwanted to know who was the father of the Robert Adams who married "Mrs.Pigg". The Piggs were one of the most prominent families in Virginia. Mourning Pigg's father was Paul Pigg Sr. died 1767 in Pittsylvania County, Va. Robert Adams died in 1783 same place (his will leaves land to his wife Mourning). The father of this Robert Adams was William Adams (his Will dated 1769-Charlotte Co.,Va). William's father was John (will Stafford County,Va. and earlier Johns from Fairfax County where we believe the first of our line arrived in 1677 although Jewel Krauss thinks we from the John who arrived in Northumberland in 1645. Mourning Lewis was of a different line.