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She is the widow of a Duke.

You address her as Her Grace, in conversation. Eg "Good morning, Your Grace."

On introduction, "May I present Her Grace, Dowager Duchess of X" or "May I present Anna, Duchess of X".

Obviously, Anna would represent the first name of the Duchess.

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