Dudley Moses Mitchell was my maternal great grandfather (1875-1957).
1895 Kansas Census – Farmer – Arkansas City, Cowley, Kansas
1900 Federal Census – Farm Laborer – Bolton Township, Cowley, Kansas
1905 Kansas Census – Teamster – Arkansas City, Cowley, Kansas
1910 Federal Census – Teaming Flour Mill – Arkansas City, Cowley, Kansas
1918 WWI Draft Registration – Grocer at Scott Grocery Company – Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas
1920 Federal Census – Overseer Cold Storage – Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas
1925 Kansas Census – Laborer – Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas
I know that Dudley owned a grocery store at the end of the 1920’s in Topeka. He lost the store during the Depression. The family moved to Hutchinson, Kansas where Dudley worked as a Grocer in the Save You More Market.