Is Trump correct? The reason no one remembers George Washington is because his home is "Mt. Vernon"... he did not name it "Washington"?

Trump couldn’t understand why America’s first president didn’t name his historic Virginia compound or any of the other property he acquired after himself. “If he was smart, he would’ve put his name on it,” Trump said, according to three sources briefed on the exchange. “You’ve got to put your name on stuff or no... show more Trump couldn’t understand why America’s first president didn’t name his historic Virginia compound or any of the other property he acquired after himself.

“If he was smart, he would’ve put his name on it,” Trump said, according to three sources briefed on the exchange. “You’ve got to put your name on stuff or no one remembers you.”
https://www.politico.com/story/2019/04/10/donald-trump-mount-vernon-george-washington-1264073
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