Son of Henry J and Frances "Fannie" (Kier) Alms.
Born: June 10, 1865 in Maysville, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania.
Died: October 26, 1944 at daughter's home, Mrs. Clair Ashbaugh, in Mercer, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.
Buried: October 28, 1944 in Edgewood Cemetery, Saltsburg, Indiana County, Pennsylvania.
Census: 1900 - Kiskiminetas Township, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania.
1910 - Young Township, Indiana County, Pennsylvania.
1920 - Loyalhanna Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.
1930 - Loyalhanna Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.
Occupation: 1900 - Coal Miner.
1920 - Laborer in coal mines.
1930 - Foreman at coal mines.
Married: Lillie Blanche Lambing April 28, 1891 in Unknown.

Indiana Evening Gazette, Indiana, Pennsylvania, Friday, October 27, 1944, Page 2
THOMAS D. ALMES, husband of Lillie B. Lambing Almes, of Saltsburg, died in the home of his daughter, Mrs. Clair Ashbaugh, in Mercer. The deceased and wife had been visiting in the Ashbaugh home for the past six weeks. He was born June 10th, 1865, in Maysville and was a son of Henry and Frances (Keir) Almes. He is survived by his wife and four sons: Harry, of Greensburg; Lawrence J., Pittsburgh, Stanley K., Saltsburg, and Steele, of Vandergrift, and one daughter. Mrs. Clair Ashbaugh; Seven grandchildren and one brother, Frank Almes, of Maysville, and one sister, Mrs. John Swinger, of Apollo, also survive. Friends are being received in the Robinson Funeral Home, Saltsburg. where .services will be conducted at 4 p.m. Reverend George C. Vetter will officiate. Interment in Saltsburg cemetery.

(Source: Saltsman)