Father Caffasso was born 29 December 1776 in Castelnuovo, Italy. He was a member of the Order of the Society of Jesus (Jesuit Order). He was ordained on 12 June 1805.
He served the parish of Rohleder from 28 September 1807 to 11 October 1808. He served the parish of Schönchen from 1808 to 1814.
- Caffasso Joseph (wolgadeutsche.ru) [Online]
- Schnurr, Joseph. Die Kirchen und das Religiöse Leben der Russlanddeutschen - Katholischer Teil (Stuttgart, 1980), p. 261.