We know that the statues of eponymous heroes were set up in the agora.
For eponymous medicine-men see Kamilaroi and Kurnai, p. 231.
In particular we have the eponymous ancestors of families and even nations.
To come from the story as a whole to the personality of the eponymous hero.
He seldom mentions an eponymous founder of a city, or ancestor of a people.