Joseph Calef and Esther Stevens m. 1795 and had eleven children. The first was Cutting Stevens Calef b.1796. The ninth was Hiram Calef. Descent from Robert Calef the immigrant: Robert (1648-1719) and Mary (d. 1719) Calef John Calef (c. 1675-1748) m. Deborah King William Calef (1706-1784) m. Lois Sawyer Joseph Calef (1742-1823) m. Hannah Pettingill Joseph Calef (1773-1824) m. Esther Stevens. From research concluded before 1989 by Richard B. Walker, a descendant of Cutting Stevens Calef.