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James and Hugh Sprowls
The following, regarding James and Hugh Sprowls, was extracted from the book, History of Washington County, Pennsylvania with Biographical Sketches of Many of Its Pioneers and Prominent Men (Boyd Crumrine, editor):

     James and Hugh Sprowls were early residents in the township.  The former was assessed on four hundred acres, and the latter on two hundred acres, in 1788.  They lived on or near the county line.

Crumrine, Boyd (ed.), History of Washington County, Pennsylvania with Biographical Sketches of Many of Its Pioneers and Prominent Men (Philadelphia:  L. H. Everts & Company, 1882).