David John Stringfellow, an Iowa native, is the son of Rodger Dean and Jennie Helen Brown Stringfellow.  He is married to Nancy Ivie Stringfellow, and they have two children: Ann and John.  David was graduated from Iowa State University with a B.S. in Agricultural Business; from Harvard Business School with an M.B.A.; and from the University of Iowa College of Law with a Juris Doctor with distinction.  David is Certified Public Accountant, and is retired from a career with the Edison Electric Institute.

Society Memberships

  • National Society Sons of Colonial New England (Governor General)
  • National Society Descendants of Early Quakers (National Presiding Clerk)
  • National Order of the Blue and Gray (Commanding General)
  • National Society Sons and Daughters of Antebellum Planters 1607-1861 (President General)
  • Descendants of Cape Cod and the Islands
  • Descendants of Early Postmasters 1607-1900
  • Descendants of Fossors 1607-1860
  • Descendants of Founders of New Jersey
  • Descendants of Mexican War Veterans
  • Descendants of Sheriffs and Constables of Colonial and Antebellum America
  • Descendants of the Founders of Ancient Windsor
  • Dutch Colonial Society
  • Elder William Brewster Society
  • First Families of Kentucky
  • Flagon and Trencher
  • General Society of Mayflower Descendants
  • General Society of the War of 1812
  • General Society Sons of the Revolution
  • Guild of Colonial Artisans and Tradesmen 1607-1783
  • Hereditary Society of Teachers
  • Hereditary Order of Descendants of the Loyalists and Patriots of the American Revolution
  • Hereditary Order of the Families of the Presidents and First Ladies of America
  • Hereditary Order of the First Families of Massachusetts
  • Military Order of the Stars and Bars
  • National Gavel Society
  • National Huguenot Society
  • National Society of Old Plymouth Colony Descendants
  • National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution
  • National Society Sons and Daughters of the Pilgrims
  • National Society Sons of the American Colonists
  • Order of Americans of Armorial Ancestry
  • Order of Descendants of Colonial Physicians and Chirurgiens
  • Order of Descendants of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company
  • Order of First Families of Connecticut 1633-1662
  • Order of First Families of Vermont 1609-1791
  • Order of the First Families of Maryland
  • Order of the First Families of Maine
  • Order of the Indian Wars of the United States
  • Plymouth Hereditary Society
  • Society of the Descendants of the Colonial Clergy
  • Society of the Descendants of Washington's Army at Valley Forge
  • Society of the Order of the Southern Cross
  • Sons of Confederate Veterans
  • Sons of Spanish American War Veterans
  • Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
  • Sons and Daughters of the Colonial and Antebellum Bench and Bar 1565-1861
  • Society of the Descendants of the Founders of Hartford
  • Winthrop Society

Other Honorary Societies

Gamma Sigma Delta (agriculture), Omicron Delta Epsilon (economics)


David is a member of Gamma Sigma Delta and Omicron Delta Epsilon.  Besides his family and genealogy, David’s other great passion in life is his Iowa farm, which has been in his family since 1894.