Variant of ELMIRA.
The malevolent Miss Almira Gulch, from The Wizard of Oz
Title character in Handel's opera Almira (1705)
Used in the US in the late 19th century. Made known by Almira Sessions (1888-1974), the character actress.
Mrs. Almira Todd, herbalist, a central character in The Country of the Pointed Firs (1896) by Sarah Orne Jewett