A mother has been reunited with her daughter – after nearly 20 years apart – thanks to the power of Facebook.

Social services had taken Sarah Mowbray’s daughter into foster care in 1995 because the young mum had been struggling to cope.

One of the Facebook photos of Kayleigh Marie Watts that her mother Sarah Mowbray recognised while searching for her daughter after having been seperated for 20 years. 29th March 2014.
One of the Facebook photos of Kayleigh Marie Watts that her mother Sarah Mowbray recognised (Picture: SWNS)>Only knowing her daughter’s first and middle names, a determined Ms Mowbray had spent years scouring the net until she stumbled upon her Facebook profile.

‘I didn’t know her surname so I typed in the name Kayleigh Marie and hundreds of people came up as results. I thought there’s no chance of finding her here,’ she explained to the Daily Mail.

‘But I kept going through and eventually one person came up who looked a spitting image of me when I was younger.’.. see more

source: metro UK