Thomas R. J. Polson
1820-?; b. Inniskillen; The Fortune Tellers Intrigue 3 vols.
(1848), historical novel; according to IF, however, he was an Englishman
and a private soldier who came to own and edit The Fermanagh Mail;
his novel Fortune &c is a tale of agrarian outrage full
of sectarian feeling and, to Fr. Browns taste, an unusually
objectionable ... libel on the priests and people of Ireland; set
in Clare. DIW.