Are you looking for Bar Harbor obituaries and death records? While this is very useful in researching a family name, you are actually limited in what you can find when you search only for basic information. Bar Harbor obituaries, unlike death records, contain detailed information about the person's life - not just the name and date of death. In fact, Bar Harbor, ME newspaper articles originally published Maine obituaries. A fairly recent phenomenon is the archiving of these Bar Harbor obituaries, first through microfilm, and then through online databases.
Bar Harbor obituaries include personal information on the character of the deceased and the accomplishments to his/her name. For example, Bar Harbor, Maine obituaries might reveal to you that the subject was born in 1957, and that she had four siblings. Bar Harbor, Maine obituaries further detail where the woman in question grew up, attended schools and worked.